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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 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 40° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.28 meters/second, 1534.6 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.6 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' 48.8"953.36 miwest0° 07' 56.8"9.11 minorth953.74 mi
24 hours13° 37' 43.0"901.47 mieast3° 36' 30.3"248.10 minorth942.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 1:20 PM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BlantyreSat 1:20 PM559 km347 miles302 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 1:20 PM635 km395 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniSat 2:20 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNortheast NE
MahajangaSat 2:20 PM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSat 2:20 PM682 km424 miles368 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSat 2:20 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouSat 2:20 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNortheast NE
LilongweSat 1:20 PM756 km470 miles408 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeSat 2:20 PM799 km496 miles431 nmEast-southeast ESE
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