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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 09:58:00 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 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 09' South, Longitude: 19° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.45 meters/second, 1531.6 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 23' 37.2"951.40 miwest0° 07' 55.7"9.09 misouth951.10 mi
24 hours14° 50' 46.9"981.31 mieast2° 34' 04.3"176.61 misouth990.05 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 11:58 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueTue 10:58 AM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguTue 11:58 AM485 km302 miles262 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaunTue 11:58 AM560 km348 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
GhanziTue 11:58 AM573 km356 miles310 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HuamboTue 10:58 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorthwest NW
LuenaTue 10:58 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Tue 11:58 AM633 km393 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LubangoTue 10:58 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest-northwest WNW
Walvis Bay *Tue 11:58 AM798 km496 miles431 nmSouthwest SW
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