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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%

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 Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 33' South, Longitude: 32° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.67 meters/second, 1500.0 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 809.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 23' 03.0"931.83 miwest0° 02' 40.5"3.07 misouth931.70 mi
24 hours14° 42' 54.4"953.25 mieast0° 22' 43.2"26.05 misouth952.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoThu 2:24 PM140 km87 miles76 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareThu 2:24 PM184 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GweruThu 2:24 PM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraThu 2:24 PM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareThu 2:24 PM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoThu 2:24 PM368 km228 miles199 nmWest W
PolokwaneThu 2:24 PM459 km285 miles248 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownThu 2:24 PM481 km299 miles259 nmWest W
NelspruitThu 2:24 PM557 km346 miles301 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SeroweThu 2:24 PM593 km369 miles320 nmWest-southwest WSW
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