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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 24' South
Longitude: 9° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.62 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 22' 57.9"938.49 miwest0° 05' 18.2"6.08 minorth938.76 mi
24 hours14° 26' 00.7"941.80 mieast2° 42' 16.8"186.03 minorth967.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 1:44 PM535 km332 miles289 nmNortheast NE
LuandaFri 2:44 PM2687 km1669 miles1451 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Fri 3:44 PM2755 km1712 miles1488 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméFri 1:44 PM2793 km1736 miles1508 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 1:44 PM2794 km1736 miles1508 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 1:44 PM2851 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth N
AccraFri 1:44 PM2931 km1821 miles1583 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 1:44 PM2933 km1822 miles1584 nmNorth N
LibrevilleFri 2:44 PM2992 km1859 miles1616 nmNortheast NE
LomeFri 1:44 PM3047 km1894 miles1645 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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