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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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' South, Longitude: 37° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.6"953.49 miwest0° 07' 57.7"9.13 minorth953.87 mi
24 hours13° 37' 19.7"901.14 mieast3° 36' 51.3"248.50 minorth942.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 1:30 PM269 km167 miles145 nmNortheast NE
BlantyreSat 1:30 PM316 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 1:30 PM434 km270 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweSat 1:30 PM536 km333 miles289 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 1:30 PM575 km357 miles310 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChipataSat 1:30 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
HarareSat 1:30 PM710 km441 miles384 nmWest W
MasvingoSat 1:30 PM799 km496 miles431 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniSat 2:30 PM836 km519 miles451 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSat 2:30 PM841 km523 miles454 nmNortheast NE

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