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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: 36%

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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 02' South, Longitude: 28° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.94 meters/second, 1497.4 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 misouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 24' 19.0"930.19 miwest0° 01' 15.5"1.44 misouth930.13 mi
24 hours14° 10' 49.4"915.68 mieast0° 08' 48.8"10.11 minorth916.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoFri 4:48 PM101 km63 miles54 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownFri 4:48 PM139 km86 miles75 nmWest W
GweruFri 4:48 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoFri 4:48 PM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeroweFri 4:48 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouthwest SW
PolokwaneFri 4:48 PM323 km201 miles175 nmSouth S
HarareFri 4:48 PM424 km263 miles229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutareFri 4:48 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast-northeast ENE
GaboroneFri 4:48 PM501 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
MolepololeFri 4:48 PM506 km315 miles273 nmSouthwest SW
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