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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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 00' South, Longitude: 37° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.35 meters/second, 1534.9 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.90 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 24' 49.7"953.57 miwest0° 07' 57.9"9.13 minorth953.95 mi
24 hours13° 37' 17.1"901.17 mieast3° 36' 53.7"248.56 minorth942.58 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 PM287 km179 miles155 nmNortheast NE
BlantyreSat 1:30 PM290 km180 miles157 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 1:30 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweSat 1:30 PM513 km319 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 1:30 PM549 km341 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChipataSat 1:30 PM632 km393 miles341 nmNorthwest NW
HarareSat 1:30 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest W
MasvingoSat 1:30 PM773 km480 miles418 nmWest-southwest WSW
GweruSat 1:30 PM848 km527 miles458 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniSat 2:30 PM859 km533 miles464 nmNortheast NE
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