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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 11:02:00 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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 22° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.80 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.02 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.4"961.15 miWest0° 09' 14.5"10.59 miSouth960.85 mi
24 hours14° 19' 31.6"955.25 miEast3° 09' 54.5"217.66 miSouth972.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguTue 1:02 PM24 km15 miles13 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Tue 1:02 PM440 km273 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
MaunTue 1:02 PM508 km316 miles274 nmSouth S
LuenaTue 12:02 PM522 km324 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaTue 1:02 PM569 km354 miles307 nmEast E
MenongueTue 12:02 PM574 km357 miles310 nmWest W
KabweTue 1:02 PM599 km372 miles323 nmEast E
KitweTue 1:02 PM635 km395 miles343 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiTue 1:02 PM641 km398 miles346 nmNortheast NE
NdolaTue 1:02 PM667 km415 miles360 nmEast-northeast ENE

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