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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 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 06' South, Longitude: 25° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.46 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 27' 20.1"973.95 miwest0° 10' 09.4"11.64 minorth974.35 mi
24 hours12° 38' 29.3"851.75 mieast4° 18' 22.2"295.98 minorth907.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiSun 3:16 PM244 km152 miles132 nmNortheast NE
KitweSun 3:16 PM267 km166 miles144 nmEast E
NdolaSun 3:16 PM311 km193 miles168 nmEast E
KabweSun 3:16 PM327 km203 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguSun 3:16 PM373 km232 miles201 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaSun 3:16 PM374 km232 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSun 2:16 PM653 km406 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
KasamaSun 3:16 PM671 km417 miles362 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChipataSun 3:16 PM747 km464 miles404 nmEast E
HarareSun 3:16 PM772 km480 miles417 nmSoutheast SE

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