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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 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 32° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.07 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"15.47 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 21' 37.8"928.18 miwest0° 01' 03.6"1.22 minorth928.23 mi
24 hours15° 11' 01.4"981.34 mieast1° 08' 42.9"78.78 minorth988.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutareThu 11:46 AM212 km132 miles115 nmNorth N
BeiraThu 11:46 AM232 km144 miles125 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasvingoThu 11:46 AM234 km146 miles127 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruThu 11:46 AM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChitungwizaThu 11:46 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareThu 11:46 AM390 km242 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoThu 11:46 AM458 km285 miles247 nmWest W
PolokwaneThu 11:46 AM487 km303 miles263 nmSouthwest SW
NelspruitThu 11:46 AM545 km339 miles294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancistownThu 11:46 AM562 km349 miles304 nmWest W
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