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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 09:08:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 02' South, Longitude: 31° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.73 meters/second, 1532.6 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.87 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 23' 41.0"952.04 miwest0° 08' 01.8"9.20 misouth951.74 mi
24 hours14° 49' 35.8"980.59 mieast2° 36' 46.6"179.71 misouth989.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarareTue 11:08 AM87 km54 miles47 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaTue 11:08 AM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth S
MutareTue 11:08 AM275 km171 miles149 nmSoutheast SE
GweruTue 11:08 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasvingoTue 11:08 AM336 km209 miles182 nmSouth S
LusakaTue 11:08 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest-northwest WNW
KabweTue 11:08 AM398 km248 miles215 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataTue 11:08 AM414 km257 miles224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoTue 11:08 AM431 km268 miles233 nmSouthwest SW
BlantyreTue 11:08 AM447 km278 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE

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