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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: 2%
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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 34' South
Longitude: 10° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.50 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.01 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 24' 47.3"960.55 miwest0° 09' 09.1"10.49 misouth960.25 mi
24 hours14° 20' 36.7"955.91 mieast3° 07' 26.4"214.85 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
LubangoTue 12:52 PM308 km192 miles167 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboTue 12:52 PM625 km388 miles337 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaTue 12:52 PM793 km493 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Walvis Bay *Tue 1:52 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Tue 1:52 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Tue 1:52 PM1027 km638 miles555 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaTue 12:52 PM1341 km834 miles724 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleTue 12:52 PM1346 km837 miles727 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 11:52 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmWest W
LibrevilleTue 12:52 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
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