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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 = Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 11:46:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 23° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.17 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 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' 55.4"928.42 miWest0° 00' 36.1"0.69 miSouth928.38 mi
24 hours15° 04' 50.8"974.62 miEast0° 28' 49.0"33.04 miNorth976.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunThu 1:46 PM101 km63 miles54 nmNorth N
GhanziThu 1:46 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-southwest WSW
SeroweThu 1:46 PM396 km246 miles214 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancistownThu 1:46 PM446 km277 miles241 nmEast E
MolepololeThu 1:46 PM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Thu 1:46 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNorthwest NW
GaboroneThu 1:46 PM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoThu 1:46 PM564 km350 miles304 nmEast E
TsabongThu 1:46 PM574 km357 miles310 nmSouth S
MonguThu 1:46 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N

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