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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: 23%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 12° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.03 meters/second, 1497.7 km/hour, 930.6 miles/hour or 808.7 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' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.6"930.34 miwest0° 01' 15.8"1.45 minorth930.41 mi
24 hours14° 16' 57.2"923.12 mieast1° 08' 42.1"78.77 minorth929.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Fri 4:48 PM288 km179 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Fri 4:48 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Fri 4:48 PM509 km316 miles275 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoFri 3:48 PM668 km415 miles361 nmNorth N
Rundu *Fri 4:48 PM829 km515 miles448 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueFri 3:48 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNortheast NE
GhanziFri 4:48 PM951 km591 miles514 nmEast E
HuamboFri 3:48 PM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 3:48 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmNorth N
GaboroneFri 4:48 PM1436 km892 miles776 nmEast-southeast ESE
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