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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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 44' South
Longitude: 26° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.80 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 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' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.0"938.88 miwest0° 04' 31.1"5.18 minorth939.11 mi
24 hours13° 36' 11.3"885.82 mieast2° 20' 21.2"160.90 minorth906.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancistownSat 4:48 PM189 km117 miles102 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoSat 4:48 PM219 km136 miles118 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaSat 4:48 PM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareSat 4:48 PM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
MolepololeSat 4:48 PM528 km328 miles285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GaboroneSat 4:48 PM548 km341 miles296 nmSouth S
MutareSat 4:48 PM649 km403 miles350 nmEast E
RustenburgSat 4:48 PM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth S
PretoriaSat 4:48 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JohannesburgSat 4:48 PM733 km455 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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