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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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 1° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.11 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.9 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' 01.2"0.03 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 23' 42.3"930.58 miwest0° 01' 24.2"1.61 minorth930.66 mi
24 hours14° 15' 32.0"921.79 mieast1° 11' 54.4"82.45 minorth929.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 3:46 PM694 km431 miles375 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Fri 5:46 PM1949 km1211 miles1053 nmEast E
LuandaFri 4:46 PM2081 km1293 miles1123 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownFri 5:46 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméFri 3:46 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 4:46 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleFri 4:46 PM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleFri 4:46 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneFri 5:46 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanFri 3:46 PM2908 km1807 miles1570 nmNorth N
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