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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 41° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.29 meters/second, 1556.2 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.12 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 37.0"966.84 miwest0° 08' 34.0"9.82 minorth967.20 mi
24 hours13° 24' 05.0"898.13 mieast3° 46' 39.6"259.68 minorth941.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaFri 2:32 PM213 km132 miles115 nmWest-southwest WSW
FomboniFri 3:32 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
MoroniFri 3:32 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduFri 3:32 PM434 km270 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouFri 3:32 PM482 km300 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
MahajangaFri 3:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
BlantyreFri 2:32 PM672 km417 miles363 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 2:32 PM789 km490 miles426 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 3:32 PM853 km530 miles461 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamFri 3:32 PM855 km532 miles462 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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