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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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 22° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.79 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.02 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.4"961.14 miwest0° 09' 14.3"10.59 misouth960.84 mi
24 hours14° 19' 33.1"955.26 mieast3° 09' 51.3"217.60 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 PM49 km30 miles26 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Tue 1:02 PM418 km259 miles225 nmSouthwest SW
LuenaTue 12:02 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNorthwest NW
MaunTue 1:02 PM511 km318 miles276 nmSouth S
MenongueTue 12:02 PM545 km339 miles294 nmWest W
LusakaTue 1:02 PM598 km371 miles323 nmEast E
KabweTue 1:02 PM627 km390 miles339 nmEast E
KitweTue 1:02 PM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiTue 1:02 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
GhanziTue 1:02 PM703 km437 miles380 nmSouth S

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