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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: 34%

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 15:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 40' South, Longitude: 12° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.03 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.66 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.4"939.40 miwest0° 04' 38.5"5.32 minorth939.64 mi
24 hours13° 34' 17.0"884.17 mieast2° 23' 00.6"163.94 minorth905.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Sat 5:48 PM418 km259 miles225 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Sat 5:48 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoSat 4:48 PM545 km339 miles294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sat 5:48 PM610 km379 miles329 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueSat 4:48 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Sat 5:48 PM829 km515 miles448 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSat 4:48 PM854 km531 miles461 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSat 4:48 PM1204 km748 miles650 nmNorth N
GaboroneSat 5:48 PM1525 km948 miles824 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownSat 5:48 PM1699 km1056 miles917 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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