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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: 22%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 32° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.93 meters/second, 1497.4 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 23' 35.9"930.19 miwest0° 01' 03.8"1.22 minorth930.24 mi
24 hours14° 18' 53.7"925.12 mieast1° 04' 10.6"73.59 minorth931.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoFri 3:24 PM188 km117 miles102 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareFri 3:24 PM216 km134 miles116 nmNorth N
BeiraFri 3:24 PM281 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
GweruFri 3:24 PM315 km196 miles170 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareFri 3:24 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoFri 3:24 PM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
PolokwaneFri 3:24 PM448 km279 miles242 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownFri 3:24 PM509 km316 miles275 nmWest W
NelspruitFri 3:24 PM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaputoFri 3:24 PM561 km348 miles303 nmSouth S
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