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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 02' South
Longitude: 26° 48' 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"16.35 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 33.0"980.60 miwest0° 11' 22.7"13.04 misouth980.37 mi
24 hours13° 41' 48.1"929.97 mieast4° 11' 48.5"288.53 misouth966.55 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 AM102 km63 miles55 nmSoutheast SE
KitweMon 11:48 AM249 km155 miles135 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaMon 11:48 AM293 km182 miles158 nmSoutheast SE
KabweMon 11:48 AM418 km259 miles225 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaMon 11:48 AM490 km304 miles265 nmEast E
LusakaMon 11:48 AM510 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguMon 11:48 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
Mbuji-MayiMon 11:48 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChipataMon 11:48 AM699 km434 miles377 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaMon 10:48 AM755 km469 miles408 nmWest W
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