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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

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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 08' South
Longitude: 21° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.51 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.86 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 23' 38.0"951.60 miwest0° 07' 57.0"9.11 misouth951.31 mi
24 hours14° 50' 31.5"981.22 mieast2° 34' 39.7"177.30 misouth990.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Tue 11:46 AM218 km135 miles118 nmWest-southwest WSW
LusakaTue 11:46 AM734 km456 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownTue 11:46 AM762 km474 miles412 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Tue 11:46 AM767 km477 miles414 nmSouthwest SW
HuamboTue 10:46 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorthwest NW
KitweTue 11:46 AM853 km530 miles461 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiTue 11:46 AM873 km542 miles471 nmNortheast NE
MolepololeTue 11:46 AM901 km560 miles486 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoTue 10:46 AM906 km563 miles489 nmWest-northwest WNW
GaboroneTue 11:46 AM944 km586 miles510 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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