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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' South, Longitude: 60° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.43 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 37.8"935.75 miwest0° 04' 37.0"5.30 minorth935.99 mi
24 hours14° 35' 46.0"949.99 mieast2° 27' 41.7"169.30 minorth971.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 12:52 PM344 km214 miles186 nmWest W
Saint-DenisFri 12:52 PM567 km353 miles306 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 11:52 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmWest W
VictoriaFri 12:52 PM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaFri 2:52 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 11:52 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandFri 1:52 PM2574 km1599 miles1390 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamFri 11:52 AM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweFri 10:52 AM2943 km1829 miles1589 nmWest W
MogadishuFri 11:52 AM2946 km1831 miles1591 nmNorthwest NW

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