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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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 38° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 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 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.1"953.49 miwest0° 07' 57.2"9.12 minorth953.87 mi
24 hours13° 37' 31.1"901.36 mieast3° 36' 41.0"248.32 minorth942.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 1:24 PM214 km133 miles116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BlantyreSat 1:24 PM433 km269 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 1:24 PM527 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweSat 1:24 PM640 km397 miles345 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniSat 2:24 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 2:24 PM757 km470 miles409 nmNortheast NE
ChipataSat 1:24 PM764 km475 miles412 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSat 2:24 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNortheast NE
MamoutzouSat 2:24 PM831 km516 miles449 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareSat 1:24 PM834 km518 miles450 nmWest W
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