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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: 34%
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 Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 44' South
Longitude: 17° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 19.4"1002.45 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1002.65 mi
24 hours11° 14' 24.0"775.89 mieast4° 38' 47.3"319.28 minorth840.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KinshasaTue 4:32 PM208 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleTue 4:32 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancevilleTue 4:32 PM453 km282 miles245 nmWest-northwest WNW
UígeTue 4:32 PM484 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DolisieTue 4:32 PM493 km306 miles266 nmWest W
CabindaTue 4:32 PM580 km360 miles313 nmWest-southwest WSW
Pointe-NoireTue 4:32 PM590 km367 miles319 nmWest-southwest WSW
ImpfondoTue 4:32 PM601 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
MalanjeTue 4:32 PM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth S
LucapaTue 4:32 PM658 km409 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
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