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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: 14%

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 Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 17' South, Longitude: 42° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.06 meters/second, 1566.2 km/hour, 973.2 miles/hour or 845.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.22 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.4"973.12 miwest0° 10' 04.9"11.55 minorth973.53 mi
24 hours12° 40' 58.6"853.93 mieast4° 17' 01.9"294.47 minorth909.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniSun 3:06 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduSun 3:06 PM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouSun 3:06 PM316 km197 miles171 nmEast E
NampulaSun 2:06 PM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
MahajangaSun 3:06 PM504 km313 miles272 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dar es SalaamSun 3:06 PM791 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 3:06 PM832 km517 miles449 nmSoutheast SE
Zanzibar CitySun 3:06 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntsirabeSun 3:06 PM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaSun 3:06 PM927 km576 miles500 nmSoutheast SE
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