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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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 09' South, Longitude: 9° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.93 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 26' 23.1"943.63 miwest0° 05' 31.3"6.33 minorth943.92 mi
24 hours13° 08' 26.9"858.79 mieast2° 41' 39.2"185.30 minorth885.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSun 7:06 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNortheast NE
Swakopmund *Sun 8:06 PM679 km422 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Sun 8:06 PM695 km432 miles375 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Sun 8:06 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-southeast ESE
HuamboSun 7:06 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNortheast NE
LuandaSun 7:06 PM1223 km760 miles660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownSun 6:06 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmWest W
KinshasaSun 7:06 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSun 7:06 PM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneSun 8:06 PM1831 km1137 miles988 nmEast-southeast ESE
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