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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: 49%

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 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' South, Longitude: 14° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.88 meters/second, 1500.8 km/hour, 932.5 miles/hour or 810.3 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' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.8"932.30 miwest0° 02' 22.3"2.72 minorth932.43 mi
24 hours13° 45' 48.5"890.07 mieast1° 32' 20.9"105.89 minorth900.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Sat 6:48 PM210 km130 miles113 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Sat 6:48 PM240 km149 miles129 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 6:48 PM358 km223 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoSat 5:48 PM657 km408 miles354 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sat 6:48 PM668 km415 miles360 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueSat 5:48 PM775 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziSat 6:48 PM780 km485 miles421 nmEast E
HuamboSat 5:48 PM904 km562 miles488 nmNorth N
MaunSat 6:48 PM967 km601 miles522 nmEast E
TsabongSat 6:48 PM1018 km632 miles550 nmSoutheast SE
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