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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: 8%
Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 14' South
Longitude: 26° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.91 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
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.21 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.1"972.70 miwest0° 10' 22.6"11.89 misouth972.43 mi
24 hours13° 35' 00.7"914.76 mieast3° 43' 14.4"255.83 misouth942.50 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 PM157 km98 miles85 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiTue 2:02 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdolaTue 2:02 PM197 km122 miles106 nmEast E
LusakaTue 2:02 PM288 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HarareTue 2:02 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweTue 2:02 PM756 km469 miles408 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiTue 2:02 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownTue 2:02 PM882 km548 miles476 nmSouth S
Rundu *Tue 2:02 PM918 km571 miles496 nmSouthwest SW
BujumburaTue 2:02 PM1125 km699 miles608 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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