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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 50° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.01 meters/second, 1494.0 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.47 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 36.6"928.11 miwest0° 00' 51.9"0.99 minorth928.15 mi
24 hours15° 12' 14.4"982.61 mieast1° 04' 12.8"73.63 minorth988.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaThu 11:32 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FianarantsoaThu 11:32 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest W
AntsirabeThu 11:32 AM365 km227 miles197 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoThu 11:32 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisThu 12:32 PM531 km330 miles286 nmEast E
Port LouisThu 12:32 PM749 km466 miles405 nmEast E
MoroniThu 11:32 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 12:32 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaputoThu 10:32 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweThu 10:32 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmWest-northwest WNW
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