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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: 9%
Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 29' South
Longitude: 55° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.76 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.0"950.00 miwest0° 05' 50.5"6.70 minorth950.28 mi
24 hours14° 10' 11.5"935.03 mieast2° 51' 00.5"195.99 minorth962.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 2:32 PM365 km227 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisThu 2:32 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSouth S
ToamasinaThu 1:32 PM649 km403 miles351 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 1:32 PM858 km533 miles463 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeThu 1:32 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaThu 2:32 PM1422 km884 miles768 nmNorth N
MoroniThu 1:32 PM1460 km907 miles788 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamThu 1:32 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaThu 4:32 PM2153 km1338 miles1163 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweThu 12:32 PM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmWest W
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