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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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 53' South
Longitude: 31° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.07 meters/second, 1494.3 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' 37.9"928.26 miwest0° 01' 04.7"1.24 minorth928.31 mi
24 hours15° 10' 53.9"981.29 mieast1° 09' 09.2"79.29 minorth988.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutareThu 11:52 AM260 km161 miles140 nmNortheast NE
BulawayoThu 11:52 AM285 km177 miles154 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareThu 11:52 AM338 km210 miles182 nmNorth N
FrancistownThu 11:52 AM386 km240 miles208 nmWest W
BeiraThu 11:52 AM396 km246 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
NelspruitThu 11:52 AM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth S
MaputoThu 11:52 AM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MbabaneThu 11:52 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
PretoriaThu 11:52 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManziniThu 11:52 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSouth S
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