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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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 45' South, Longitude: 10° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.01 meters/second, 1537.2 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.92 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.6"955.05 miwest0° 08' 09.8"9.36 minorth955.44 mi
24 hours13° 32' 50.6"897.48 mieast3° 40' 48.2"253.04 minorth940.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 2:24 PM423 km263 miles228 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSat 2:24 PM756 km469 miles408 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Sat 3:24 PM832 km517 miles449 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueSat 2:24 PM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSat 2:24 PM942 km585 miles509 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sat 3:24 PM982 km610 miles530 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaSat 2:24 PM1491 km926 miles805 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 2:24 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownSat 1:24 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmWest W
GaboroneSat 3:24 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmEast-southeast ESE
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