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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: 15%

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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' South, Longitude: 13° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.75 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.25 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 27' 25.0"974.67 miwest0° 10' 12.6"11.70 minorth975.07 mi
24 hours12° 36' 39.2"850.24 mieast4° 19' 20.1"297.10 minorth906.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 3:06 PM218 km136 miles118 nmSouth S
HuamboSun 3:06 PM249 km154 miles134 nmEast E
LuandaSun 3:06 PM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth N
MalanjeSun 3:06 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSun 3:06 PM497 km309 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
UígeSun 3:06 PM616 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuenaSun 3:06 PM714 km444 miles386 nmEast E
CabindaSun 3:06 PM829 km515 miles448 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sun 4:06 PM872 km542 miles471 nmSoutheast SE
Pointe-NoireSun 3:06 PM920 km571 miles496 nmNorth N
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