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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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' South, Longitude: 28° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.76 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.3"931.96 miwest0° 02' 14.2"2.56 minorth932.08 mi
24 hours13° 47' 04.7"891.16 mieast1° 29' 19.7"102.42 minorth901.29 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 PM77 km48 miles41 nmNorth N
FrancistownSat 5:48 PM119 km74 miles64 nmWest-southwest WSW
TonotaSat 5:48 PM135 km84 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
GweruSat 5:48 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
LeralaSat 5:48 PM231 km144 miles125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasvingoSat 5:48 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeroweSat 5:48 PM260 km162 miles141 nmSouthwest SW
PolokwaneSat 5:48 PM349 km217 miles188 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChitungwizaSat 5:48 PM407 km253 miles220 nmNortheast NE
HarareSat 5:48 PM421 km262 miles228 nmNortheast NE

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