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

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 44' South, Longitude: 17° 21' 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' 19.3"1002.37 miwest0° 11' 41.1"13.38 minorth1002.57 mi
24 hours11° 14' 25.2"775.86 mieast4° 38' 47.6"319.26 minorth840.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandunduTue 4:32 PM46 km28 miles25 nmNorth N
KinshasaTue 4:32 PM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleTue 4:32 PM238 km148 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbandakaTue 4:32 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FrancevilleTue 4:32 PM479 km298 miles259 nmWest-northwest WNW
TshikapaTue 5:32 PM483 km300 miles261 nmSoutheast SE
UígeTue 4:32 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DolisieTue 4:32 PM522 km325 miles282 nmWest W
ImpfondoTue 4:32 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth N
CabindaTue 4:32 PM608 km378 miles328 nmWest-southwest WSW
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