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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 2:38:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 33%

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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 29° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 815.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.65 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.1"938.72 miWest0° 04' 29.7"5.15 miNorth938.95 mi
24 hours13° 36' 32.4"886.07 miEast2° 19' 51.4"160.32 miNorth906.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GweruSat 4:38 PM72 km45 miles39 nmEast-northeast ENE
BulawayoSat 4:38 PM79 km49 miles43 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoSat 4:38 PM174 km108 miles94 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancistownSat 4:38 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSouthwest SW
ChitungwizaSat 4:38 PM274 km171 miles148 nmNortheast NE
HarareSat 4:38 PM288 km179 miles156 nmNortheast NE
MutareSat 4:38 PM373 km232 miles201 nmEast-northeast ENE
SeroweSat 4:38 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouthwest SW
PolokwaneSat 4:38 PM460 km286 miles248 nmSouth S
LusakaSat 4:38 PM490 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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