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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 = Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 12:02:00 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: 8%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' South, Longitude: 27° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.92 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.21 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.1"972.65 miWest0° 10' 22.7"11.89 miSouth972.37 mi
24 hours13° 34' 59.3"914.68 miEast3° 43' 17.1"255.87 miSouth942.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KitweTue 2:02 PM129 km80 miles70 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdolaTue 2:02 PM168 km104 miles91 nmEast E
LubumbashiTue 2:02 PM178 km111 miles96 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KabweTue 2:02 PM199 km124 miles107 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaTue 2:02 PM274 km170 miles148 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguTue 2:02 PM484 km301 miles261 nmWest-southwest WSW
KasamaTue 2:02 PM556 km345 miles300 nmNortheast NE
ChipataTue 2:02 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast E
HarareTue 2:02 PM662 km412 miles358 nmSoutheast SE
ChitungwizaTue 2:02 PM677 km421 miles366 nmSoutheast SE

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