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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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 54' South
Longitude: 26° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.60 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.9"954.14 miwest0° 08' 02.6"9.22 minorth954.52 mi
24 hours13° 35' 34.2"899.75 mieast3° 38' 25.2"250.31 minorth941.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSat 2:14 PM225 km140 miles122 nmNortheast NE
BulawayoSat 2:14 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HarareSat 2:14 PM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaSat 2:14 PM475 km295 miles256 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KitweSat 2:14 PM477 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancistownSat 2:14 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouth S
LubumbashiSat 2:14 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNorth N
MutareSat 2:14 PM658 km409 miles355 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rundu *Sat 2:14 PM760 km472 miles410 nmWest W
LilongweSat 2:14 PM811 km504 miles438 nmEast-northeast ENE

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