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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 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' South, Longitude: 24° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.84 meters/second, 1511.4 km/hour, 939.2 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' 06.7"938.96 miwest0° 04' 32.3"5.20 minorth939.20 mi
24 hours13° 35' 52.3"885.55 mieast2° 20' 47.8"161.41 minorth906.26 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 PM80 km50 miles43 nmWest-southwest WSW
GhanziSat 4:58 PM339 km210 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownSat 4:58 PM387 km241 miles209 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweSat 4:58 PM398 km247 miles215 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoSat 4:58 PM468 km291 miles253 nmEast E
Rundu *Sat 4:58 PM502 km312 miles271 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguSat 4:58 PM504 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MolepololeSat 4:58 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneSat 4:58 PM576 km358 miles311 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruSat 4:58 PM597 km371 miles322 nmEast E
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