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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 10:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 17' South, Longitude: 35° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.03 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.9"961.86 miWest0° 09' 20.0"10.70 miSouth961.56 mi
24 hours14° 18' 21.8"954.60 miEast3° 12' 29.5"220.62 miSouth972.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZombaTue 12:08 PM68 km42 miles37 nmWest W
BlantyreTue 12:08 PM116 km72 miles62 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweTue 12:08 PM275 km171 miles149 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaTue 12:08 PM356 km221 miles192 nmEast E
ChipataTue 12:08 PM400 km249 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
MzuzuTue 12:08 PM473 km294 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraTue 12:08 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutareTue 12:08 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSouthwest SW
PembaTue 12:08 PM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareTue 12:08 PM594 km369 miles321 nmWest-southwest WSW

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