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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 9:46:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' South, Longitude: 36° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.53 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 14.3"935.90 miWest0° 04' 41.0"5.37 miSouth935.69 mi
24 hours15° 12' 36.8"990.54 miEast1° 09' 38.9"79.85 miSouth990.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraWed 11:46 AM201 km125 miles109 nmWest W
MutareWed 11:46 AM438 km272 miles236 nmWest W
BlantyreWed 11:46 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaWed 11:46 AM573 km356 miles310 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoWed 11:46 AM621 km386 miles336 nmWest W
ChitungwizaWed 11:46 AM630 km391 miles340 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareWed 11:46 AM636 km395 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweWed 11:46 AM708 km440 miles382 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruWed 11:46 AM728 km453 miles393 nmWest W
ChipataWed 11:46 AM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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