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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' South, Longitude: 12° 21' 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"937.63 miwest0° 05' 05.7"5.84 minorth937.89 mi
24 hours14° 29' 05.0"944.39 mieast2° 37' 52.3"180.98 minorth968.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Fri 2:14 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Fri 2:14 PM440 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoFri 1:14 PM525 km326 miles283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Fri 2:14 PM596 km371 miles322 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueFri 1:14 PM783 km487 miles423 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Fri 2:14 PM801 km498 miles433 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboFri 1:14 PM830 km516 miles448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 1:14 PM1188 km738 miles641 nmNorth N
GaboroneFri 2:14 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownFri 2:14 PM1704 km1059 miles920 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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