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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, December 14, 2012 at 12:14:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' South, Longitude: 12° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.24 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.63 miWest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 51.5"937.55 miWest0° 05' 05.6"5.84 miNorth937.81 mi
24 hours14° 29' 07.2"944.35 miEast2° 37' 49.1"180.90 miNorth968.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Opuwo *Fri 2:14 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNortheast NE
Swakopmund *Fri 2:14 PM400 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Fri 2:14 PM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoFri 1:14 PM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Fri 2:14 PM572 km356 miles309 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueFri 1:14 PM763 km474 miles412 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Fri 2:14 PM774 km481 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboFri 1:14 PM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziFri 2:14 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 1:14 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmNorth N

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