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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: 48%
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 Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 53' South
Longitude: 40° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.66 meters/second, 1500.0 km/hour, 932.0 miles/hour or 809.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.2"931.81 miwest0° 02' 07.4"2.44 minorth931.92 mi
24 hours13° 48' 07.1"892.17 mieast1° 26' 47.8"99.52 minorth901.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraSat 4:58 PM615 km382 miles332 nmWest W
NampulaSat 4:58 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntsirabeSat 5:58 PM679 km422 miles366 nmEast E
AntananarivoSat 5:58 PM754 km469 miles407 nmEast-northeast ENE
ToamasinaSat 5:58 PM970 km603 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaputoSat 4:58 PM995 km619 miles538 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweSat 4:58 PM1054 km655 miles569 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniSat 5:58 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareSat 4:58 PM1060 km659 miles573 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbabaneSat 4:58 PM1140 km708 miles615 nmSouthwest SW
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