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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: 26%

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 Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' South, Longitude: 14° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.0"937.63 miwest0° 04' 37.9"5.31 misouth937.42 mi
24 hours14° 16' 01.7"928.49 mieast1° 12' 40.7"83.33 misouth928.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Thu 4:48 PM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Thu 4:48 PM347 km216 miles187 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Thu 4:48 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoThu 3:48 PM555 km345 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Thu 4:48 PM586 km364 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 3:48 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziThu 4:48 PM765 km476 miles413 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboThu 3:48 PM789 km490 miles426 nmNorth N
MaunThu 4:48 PM926 km576 miles500 nmEast E
LuandaThu 3:48 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmNorth N

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