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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

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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' South, Longitude: 25° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.02 meters/second, 1508.5 km/hour, 937.3 miles/hour or 814.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.62 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 22' 47.6"937.13 miwest0° 04' 58.1"5.70 minorth937.38 mi
24 hours14° 30' 54.0"945.92 mieast2° 35' 11.3"177.90 minorth969.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunFri 1:20 PM202 km125 miles109 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancistownFri 1:20 PM289 km179 miles156 nmSoutheast SE
SeroweFri 1:20 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoFri 1:20 PM349 km217 miles189 nmEast E
GhanziFri 1:20 PM445 km277 miles240 nmWest-southwest WSW
GweruFri 1:20 PM474 km295 miles256 nmEast E
MolepololeFri 1:20 PM532 km330 miles287 nmSouth S
MonguFri 1:20 PM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaFri 1:20 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
GaboroneFri 1:20 PM562 km349 miles304 nmSouth S
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