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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 09:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 35° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.06 meters/second, 1494.2 km/hour, 928.5 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"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 37.7"928.22 miwest0° 01' 01.6"1.18 minorth928.27 mi
24 hours15° 11' 14.5"981.63 mieast1° 07' 55.3"77.88 minorth988.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraThu 11:32 AM168 km104 miles90 nmNorthwest NW
MutareThu 11:32 AM408 km253 miles220 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoThu 11:32 AM546 km339 miles295 nmWest W
BlantyreThu 11:32 AM574 km357 miles310 nmNorth N
HarareThu 11:32 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoThu 11:32 AM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GweruThu 11:32 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaThu 11:32 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PolokwaneThu 11:32 AM751 km466 miles405 nmWest-southwest WSW
Big BendThu 11:32 AM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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