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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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 01' South
Longitude: 39° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.29 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' 48.9"953.44 miwest0° 07' 56.8"9.11 minorth953.82 mi
24 hours13° 37' 40.4"901.49 mieast3° 36' 32.7"248.16 minorth942.79 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 PM219 km136 miles118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BlantyreSat 1:20 PM531 km330 miles287 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 1:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 2:20 PM703 km437 miles379 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LilongweSat 1:20 PM730 km454 miles394 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSat 2:20 PM730 km454 miles394 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouSat 2:20 PM748 km465 miles404 nmNortheast NE
AntsirabeSat 2:20 PM825 km512 miles445 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoSat 2:20 PM842 km523 miles455 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChipataSat 1:20 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-northwest WNW
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