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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: 6%

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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' South, Longitude: 54° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.95 meters/second, 1533.4 km/hour, 952.8 miles/hour or 828.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.88 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.2"952.61 miwest0° 07' 50.5"8.99 minorth952.98 mi
24 hours13° 40' 00.4"903.37 mieast3° 34' 25.4"245.72 minorth943.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisSat 2:20 PM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 2:20 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaSat 1:20 PM523 km325 miles283 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSat 1:20 PM737 km458 miles398 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSat 1:20 PM817 km507 miles441 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 1:20 PM1327 km825 miles717 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaSat 2:20 PM1393 km865 miles752 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamSat 1:20 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweSat 12:20 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 4:20 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmEast-northeast ENE

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