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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: 33%
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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 45' South
Longitude: 28° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 05.2"938.79 miwest0° 04' 29.7"5.16 minorth939.03 mi
24 hours13° 36' 30.2"886.10 mieast2° 19' 54.4"160.39 minorth906.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoSat 4:38 PM58 km36 miles32 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownSat 4:38 PM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
HarareSat 4:38 PM308 km191 miles166 nmNortheast NE
MutareSat 4:38 PM400 km249 miles216 nmEast-northeast ENE
LusakaSat 4:38 PM484 km301 miles262 nmNorth N
BeiraSat 4:38 PM618 km384 miles334 nmEast E
MolepololeSat 4:38 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GaboroneSat 4:38 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NelspruitSat 4:38 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PretoriaSat 4:38 PM669 km415 miles361 nmSouth S
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