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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 02' South, Longitude: 27° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.44 meters/second, 1578.4 km/hour, 980.8 miles/hour or 852.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.34 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 33.1"980.54 miwest0° 11' 22.8"13.04 misouth980.31 mi
24 hours13° 41' 46.2"929.88 mieast4° 11' 50.9"288.55 misouth966.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiMon 11:48 AM83 km51 miles45 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KitweMon 11:48 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdolaMon 11:48 AM274 km170 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
KabweMon 11:48 AM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaMon 11:48 AM461 km286 miles249 nmEast E
LusakaMon 11:48 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguMon 11:48 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouthwest SW
Mbuji-MayiMon 11:48 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataMon 11:48 AM672 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbeyaMon 12:48 PM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
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