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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 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 15:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 31° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.73 meters/second, 1500.2 km/hour, 932.2 miles/hour or 810.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 24' 57.7"931.91 miwest0° 02' 12.6"2.54 minorth932.03 mi
24 hours13° 47' 18.7"891.37 mieast1° 28' 46.1"101.77 minorth901.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoSat 5:38 PM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruSat 5:38 PM218 km135 miles118 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 5:38 PM254 km158 miles137 nmNortheast NE
BulawayoSat 5:38 PM292 km181 miles157 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChitungwizaSat 5:38 PM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth N
HarareSat 5:38 PM336 km209 miles181 nmNorth N
PolokwaneSat 5:38 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BeiraSat 5:38 PM389 km241 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownSat 5:38 PM393 km244 miles212 nmWest W
SeroweSat 5:38 PM503 km312 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW

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