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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 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' South, Longitude: 24° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.84 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.1 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' 06.6"938.89 miwest0° 04' 32.2"5.20 minorth939.13 mi
24 hours13° 35' 54.4"885.52 mieast2° 20' 44.9"161.34 minorth906.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunSat 4:58 PM107 km66 miles58 nmWest-southwest WSW
GhanziSat 4:58 PM360 km224 miles195 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownSat 4:58 PM362 km225 miles195 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweSat 4:58 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoSat 4:58 PM441 km274 miles238 nmEast E
MonguSat 4:58 PM511 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Sat 4:58 PM528 km328 miles285 nmWest-northwest WNW
MolepololeSat 4:58 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneSat 4:58 PM567 km353 miles306 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruSat 4:58 PM569 km354 miles307 nmEast E
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