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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 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 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° 15' 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"930.41 miwest0° 01' 15.8"1.45 minorth930.48 mi
24 hours14° 16' 55.6"923.16 mieast1° 08' 45.9"78.85 minorth929.96 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 PM308 km191 miles166 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Fri 4:48 PM327 km203 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Fri 4:48 PM535 km333 miles289 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoFri 3:48 PM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Fri 4:48 PM855 km531 miles461 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueFri 3:48 PM898 km558 miles485 nmNortheast NE
HuamboFri 3:48 PM971 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziFri 4:48 PM979 km608 miles529 nmEast E
LuandaFri 3:48 PM1337 km831 miles722 nmNorth N
GaboroneFri 4:48 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmEast-southeast ESE
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