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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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' South, Longitude: 27° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.41 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 19.3"973.90 miwest0° 10' 08.7"11.63 minorth974.30 mi
24 hours12° 38' 48.5"852.08 mieast4° 18' 12.0"295.80 minorth908.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KitweSun 3:06 PM48 km30 miles26 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSun 3:06 PM80 km50 miles43 nmEast E
KabweSun 3:06 PM158 km98 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubumbashiSun 3:06 PM168 km104 miles90 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaSun 3:06 PM258 km160 miles139 nmSouth S
KasamaSun 3:06 PM480 km298 miles259 nmNortheast NE
ChipataSun 3:06 PM516 km321 miles279 nmEast E
MonguSun 3:06 PM568 km353 miles306 nmWest-southwest WSW
HarareSun 3:06 PM621 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LilongweSun 3:06 PM642 km399 miles347 nmEast E
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