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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 53' South
Longitude: 28° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.18 meters/second, 1494.7 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.2"928.50 miwest0° 00' 39.4"0.76 misouth928.47 mi
24 hours15° 05' 10.5"975.06 mieast0° 27' 31.4"31.56 minorth977.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancistownThu 1:24 PM82 km51 miles44 nmWest-southwest WSW
BulawayoThu 1:24 PM89 km55 miles48 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GweruThu 1:24 PM229 km143 miles124 nmNortheast NE
MasvingoThu 1:24 PM286 km178 miles154 nmEast-northeast ENE
PolokwaneThu 1:24 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HarareThu 1:24 PM450 km279 miles243 nmNortheast NE
MolepololeThu 1:24 PM479 km298 miles259 nmSouthwest SW
GaboroneThu 1:24 PM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutareThu 1:24 PM509 km317 miles275 nmEast-northeast ENE
PretoriaThu 1:24 PM538 km334 miles290 nmSouth S
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