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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, May 7, 2012 at 11:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 95%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:36 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:48 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 30° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.14 meters/second, 1487.3 km/hour, 924.2 miles/hour or 803.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.40 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 22' 09.0"923.84 miWest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 miSouth923.79 mi
24 hours14° 56' 57.8"961.11 miEast0° 20' 26.8"23.44 miNorth962.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoTue 1:44 AM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoTue 1:44 AM249 km155 miles135 nmNorthwest NW
GweruTue 1:44 AM251 km156 miles135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PolokwaneTue 1:44 AM264 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancistownTue 1:44 AM301 km187 miles162 nmWest W
MutareTue 1:44 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNortheast NE
SeroweTue 1:44 AM386 km240 miles209 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChitungwizaTue 1:44 AM411 km256 miles222 nmNorth N
NelspruitTue 1:44 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth S
HarareTue 1:44 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth N

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