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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
This phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' South
Longitude: 47° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.02 meters/second, 1494.1 km/hour, 928.4 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' 36.8"928.13 miwest0° 00' 53.5"1.02 minorth928.17 mi
24 hours15° 12' 04.6"982.45 mieast1° 04' 49.9"74.34 minorth988.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FianarantsoaThu 11:42 AM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirabeThu 11:42 AM150 km93 miles81 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoThu 11:42 AM224 km139 miles121 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToamasinaThu 11:42 AM340 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToliaraThu 11:42 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaThu 11:42 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisThu 12:42 PM780 km484 miles421 nmEast E
MamoutzouThu 11:42 AM944 km586 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisThu 12:42 PM998 km620 miles539 nmEast E
MoroniThu 11:42 AM1135 km705 miles613 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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