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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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 05' South, Longitude: 25° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.47 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' 20.2"973.96 miwest0° 10' 09.4"11.64 minorth974.36 mi
24 hours12° 38' 26.9"851.71 mieast4° 18' 23.5"296.00 minorth907.92 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 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNortheast NE
KitweSun 3:16 PM296 km184 miles160 nmEast E
NdolaSun 3:16 PM340 km211 miles183 nmEast E
MonguSun 3:16 PM351 km218 miles190 nmSouthwest SW
KabweSun 3:16 PM353 km219 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaSun 3:16 PM395 km246 miles214 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSun 2:16 PM624 km388 miles337 nmWest-northwest WNW
KasamaSun 3:16 PM697 km433 miles376 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChipataSun 3:16 PM777 km483 miles419 nmEast E
HarareSun 3:16 PM794 km493 miles428 nmSoutheast SE

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