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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 9:58:00 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 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 43' South, Longitude: 33° 53' East

The ground speed is currently 418.48 meters/second, 1506.5 kilometres/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 13.8"935.80 miWest0° 04' 39.2"5.34 miSouth935.59 mi
24 hours15° 12' 41.1"990.52 miEast1° 08' 53.7"78.99 miSouth990.05 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraWed 11:58 AM101 km63 miles55 nmEast E
MutareWed 11:58 AM152 km95 miles82 nmWest-northwest WNW
MasvingoWed 11:58 AM321 km200 miles174 nmWest W
ChitungwizaWed 11:58 AM354 km220 miles191 nmWest-northwest WNW
HarareWed 11:58 AM365 km227 miles197 nmNorthwest NW
GweruWed 11:58 AM427 km266 miles231 nmWest W
BlantyreWed 11:58 AM451 km281 miles244 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ZombaWed 11:58 AM502 km312 miles271 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoWed 11:58 AM557 km346 miles301 nmWest W
LilongweWed 11:58 AM635 km394 miles343 nmNorth N

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