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

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' South, Longitude: 48° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.64 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.61 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.3"936.21 miwest0° 04' 44.7"5.44 minorth936.45 mi
24 hours14° 34' 02.7"948.52 mieast2° 30' 23.8"172.40 minorth971.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntananarivoFri 12:46 PM109 km68 miles59 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntsirabeFri 12:46 PM112 km70 miles61 nmWest W
FianarantsoaFri 12:46 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ToamasinaFri 12:46 PM223 km139 miles120 nmNortheast NE
MahajangaFri 12:46 PM482 km300 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ToliaraFri 12:46 PM609 km378 miles329 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 1:46 PM779 km484 miles421 nmEast E
MamoutzouFri 12:46 PM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduFri 12:46 PM926 km576 miles500 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FomboniFri 12:46 PM947 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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