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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 15:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 31° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.74 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 24' 57.8"931.98 miwest0° 02' 12.9"2.54 minorth932.10 mi
24 hours13° 47' 17.3"891.41 mieast1° 28' 49.5"101.84 minorth901.45 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 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruSat 5:38 PM199 km124 miles108 nmNorthwest NW
BulawayoSat 5:38 PM265 km164 miles143 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareSat 5:38 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNortheast NE
HarareSat 5:38 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth N
FrancistownSat 5:38 PM365 km227 miles197 nmWest W
PolokwaneSat 5:38 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BeiraSat 5:38 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeroweSat 5:38 PM477 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
NelspruitSat 5:38 PM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth S
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