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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 17' South
Longitude: 35° 41' 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"16.04 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.8"961.91 miwest0° 09' 20.0"10.70 misouth961.62 mi
24 hours14° 18' 23.3"954.68 mieast3° 12' 26.3"220.57 misouth972.20 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 PM40 km25 miles22 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreTue 12:08 PM91 km57 miles49 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweTue 12:08 PM251 km156 miles136 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataTue 12:08 PM375 km233 miles202 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaTue 12:08 PM385 km239 miles208 nmEast E
MzuzuTue 12:08 PM461 km286 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BeiraTue 12:08 PM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth S
MutareTue 12:08 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
HarareTue 12:08 PM569 km354 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaTue 12:08 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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