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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 11:24:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 39° 07' 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 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.0"953.41 miWest0° 07' 57.2"9.12 miNorth953.79 mi
24 hours13° 37' 33.6"901.34 miEast3° 36' 38.8"248.26 miNorth942.66 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 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth N
BlantyreSat 1:24 PM460 km286 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
PembaSat 1:24 PM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BeiraSat 1:24 PM550 km342 miles297 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweSat 1:24 PM664 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniSat 2:24 PM722 km449 miles390 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 2:24 PM739 km459 miles399 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduSat 2:24 PM782 km486 miles422 nmNortheast NE
ChipataSat 1:24 PM789 km490 miles426 nmWest-northwest WNW
MamoutzouSat 2:24 PM807 km501 miles436 nmNortheast NE

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