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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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 10:08:00 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 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 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 44' South, Longitude: 31° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.44 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.60 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 22' 13.5"935.72 miwest0° 04' 37.7"5.31 misouth935.50 mi
24 hours15° 12' 44.6"990.50 mieast1° 08' 16.1"78.27 misouth990.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoWed 12:08 PM78 km48 miles42 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutareWed 12:08 PM149 km93 miles81 nmNortheast NE
GweruWed 12:08 PM178 km110 miles96 nmWest W
ChitungwizaWed 12:08 PM197 km123 miles106 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareWed 12:08 PM216 km134 miles116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoWed 12:08 PM307 km191 miles166 nmWest W
BeiraWed 12:08 PM351 km218 miles190 nmEast E
FrancistownWed 12:08 PM444 km276 miles240 nmWest-southwest WSW
PolokwaneWed 12:08 PM506 km314 miles273 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BlantyreWed 12:08 PM575 km357 miles310 nmNortheast NE

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