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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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' South, Longitude: 23° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.36 meters/second, 1578.1 km/hour, 980.6 miles/hour or 852.1 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 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.9"980.43 miwest0° 11' 21.8"13.02 misouth980.20 mi
24 hours13° 42' 11.0"930.26 mieast4° 11' 20.7"287.99 misouth966.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaMon 11:02 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
LucapaMon 11:02 AM417 km259 miles225 nmNorthwest NW
LubumbashiMon 12:02 PM448 km278 miles242 nmEast E
MonguMon 12:02 PM464 km289 miles251 nmSouth S
Mbuji-MayiMon 12:02 PM549 km341 miles297 nmNorth N
KitweMon 12:02 PM556 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
TshikapaMon 12:02 PM592 km368 miles319 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NdolaMon 12:02 PM604 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweMon 12:02 PM661 km410 miles357 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaMon 12:02 PM712 km442 miles384 nmSoutheast SE
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