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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 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' South, Longitude: 25° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.64 meters/second, 1535.9 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.3 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' 54.5"954.15 miwest0° 08' 03.1"9.23 minorth954.54 mi
24 hours13° 35' 20.1"899.49 mieast3° 38' 37.6"250.53 minorth941.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 2:20 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaSat 2:20 PM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaunSat 2:20 PM403 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KabweSat 2:20 PM425 km264 miles229 nmNortheast NE
BulawayoSat 2:20 PM494 km307 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownSat 2:20 PM524 km325 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KitweSat 2:20 PM544 km338 miles294 nmNortheast NE
GweruSat 2:20 PM547 km340 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaSat 2:20 PM555 km345 miles300 nmNortheast NE
HarareSat 2:20 PM609 km379 miles329 nmEast E

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