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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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 35° 02' 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' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 37.8"928.22 miwest0° 01' 02.1"1.19 minorth928.28 mi
24 hours15° 11' 10.4"981.56 mieast1° 08' 10.0"78.16 minorth988.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraThu 11:36 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNorth N
MutareThu 11:36 AM326 km203 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
MasvingoThu 11:36 AM447 km278 miles242 nmWest W
HarareThu 11:36 AM538 km334 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
BlantyreThu 11:36 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
GweruThu 11:36 AM568 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoThu 11:36 AM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NelspruitThu 11:36 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouthwest SW
PolokwaneThu 11:36 AM664 km412 miles358 nmWest-southwest WSW
BulawayoThu 11:36 AM678 km421 miles366 nmWest W
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