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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 30' South, Longitude: 7° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.33 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 22' 53.0"937.82 miwest0° 05' 08.5"5.90 minorth938.08 mi
24 hours14° 28' 24.4"943.82 mieast2° 38' 51.6"182.11 minorth968.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 1:34 PM809 km503 miles437 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Fri 2:34 PM815 km507 miles440 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Fri 2:34 PM1047 km651 miles566 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 1:34 PM1329 km826 miles718 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 12:34 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmWest-northwest WNW
KinshasaFri 1:34 PM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 1:34 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownFri 2:34 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneFri 2:34 PM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméFri 12:34 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmNorth N
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