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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 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 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 43° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.03 meters/second, 1494.1 km/hour, 928.4 miles/hour or 806.8 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' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 37.1"928.16 miwest0° 00' 56.7"1.08 minorth928.21 mi
24 hours15° 11' 44.8"982.12 mieast1° 06' 04.1"75.76 minorth988.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraThu 12:02 PM277 km172 miles150 nmSouth S
FianarantsoaThu 12:02 PM411 km255 miles222 nmEast E
AntsirabeThu 12:02 PM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoThu 12:02 PM505 km314 miles273 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaThu 12:02 PM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaThu 12:02 PM721 km448 miles389 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaThu 11:02 AM762 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraThu 11:02 AM878 km546 miles474 nmWest W
MamoutzouThu 12:02 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduThu 12:02 PM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth N
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