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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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' South, Longitude: 26° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.87 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 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' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 24' 51.2"961.39 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.62 misouth961.09 mi
24 hours14° 19' 15.0"955.16 mieast3° 10' 31.6"218.38 misouth972.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaTue 12:48 PM237 km147 miles128 nmEast E
KabweTue 12:48 PM277 km172 miles149 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonguTue 12:48 PM316 km196 miles171 nmWest W
KitweTue 12:48 PM368 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
NdolaTue 12:48 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNortheast NE
LubumbashiTue 12:48 PM440 km273 miles238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoTue 12:48 PM590 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HarareTue 12:48 PM595 km370 miles321 nmEast-southeast ESE
GweruTue 12:48 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownTue 12:48 PM657 km408 miles355 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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