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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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 47' South
Longitude: 14° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.90 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.92 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.9"954.82 miwest0° 08' 08.0"9.32 minorth955.20 mi
24 hours13° 33' 32.7"898.06 mieast3° 40' 11.8"252.34 minorth940.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 2:06 PM226 km141 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueSat 2:06 PM429 km267 miles232 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSat 2:06 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Sat 3:06 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
Swakopmund *Sat 3:06 PM653 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Sat 3:06 PM683 km424 miles369 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 3:06 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuenaSat 2:06 PM817 km507 miles441 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 2:06 PM830 km516 miles448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 2:06 PM888 km552 miles479 nmNorth N
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