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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: 7%

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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 42° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.23 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 47.8"953.31 miwest0° 07' 55.7"9.09 minorth953.69 mi
24 hours13° 38' 03.8"901.82 mieast3° 36' 11.7"247.76 minorth943.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 1:10 PM381 km237 miles206 nmNorthwest NW
MahajangaSat 2:10 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSat 2:10 PM552 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MamoutzouSat 2:10 PM572 km356 miles309 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduSat 2:10 PM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntsirabeSat 2:10 PM597 km371 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoSat 2:10 PM598 km372 miles323 nmEast-southeast ESE
MoroniSat 2:10 PM603 km375 miles325 nmNorth N
ToamasinaSat 2:10 PM773 km480 miles417 nmEast E
BeiraSat 1:10 PM838 km521 miles453 nmWest-southwest WSW
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