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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 3:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 28° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.75 meters/second, 1500.3 km/hour, 932.3 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' 25.0"15.54 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.2"931.96 miWest0° 02' 14.0"2.56 miNorth932.08 mi
24 hours13° 47' 06.0"891.18 miEast1° 29' 16.3"102.35 miNorth901.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoSat 5:48 PM83 km51 miles45 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownSat 5:48 PM146 km91 miles79 nmWest-southwest WSW
TonotaSat 5:48 PM160 km100 miles87 nmWest-southwest WSW
GweruSat 5:48 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoSat 5:48 PM222 km138 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeralaSat 5:48 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SeroweSat 5:48 PM282 km175 miles152 nmSouthwest SW
PolokwaneSat 5:48 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaSat 5:48 PM390 km242 miles210 nmNortheast NE
HarareSat 5:48 PM405 km252 miles219 nmNortheast NE

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