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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 12:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 22° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.71 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.91 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.7"954.32 miWest0° 08' 04.5"9.26 miNorth954.70 mi
24 hours13° 34' 50.0"899.07 miEast3° 39' 04.1"251.03 miNorth941.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 2:34 PM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Sat 2:34 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaunSat 2:34 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GhanziSat 2:34 PM540 km336 miles292 nmSouth S
MenongueSat 1:34 PM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaSat 1:34 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaSat 2:34 PM659 km409 miles356 nmEast-northeast ENE
KabweSat 2:34 PM711 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownSat 2:34 PM727 km451 miles392 nmSoutheast SE
SeroweSat 2:34 PM766 km476 miles414 nmSoutheast SE

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