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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 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' South, Longitude: 24° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.65 meters/second, 1536.0 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' 54.8"954.19 miwest0° 08' 03.5"9.24 minorth954.57 mi
24 hours13° 35' 13.5"899.40 mieast3° 38' 43.5"250.64 minorth941.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 2:24 PM245 km152 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
MaunSat 2:24 PM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LusakaSat 2:24 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
KabweSat 2:24 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Sat 2:24 PM537 km334 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
BulawayoSat 2:24 PM546 km340 miles295 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownSat 2:24 PM559 km347 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KitweSat 2:24 PM588 km365 miles318 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSat 2:24 PM604 km375 miles326 nmNortheast NE
GweruSat 2:24 PM611 km379 miles330 nmEast-southeast ESE

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