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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 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 22° 58' 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
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.5"928.48 miwest0° 00' 36.0"0.69 misouth928.45 mi
24 hours15° 04' 49.8"974.66 mieast0° 28' 53.2"33.12 minorth976.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MolepololeThu 1:46 PM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Thu 1:46 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
FrancistownThu 1:46 PM473 km294 miles256 nmEast E
GaboroneThu 1:46 PM514 km320 miles278 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoThu 1:46 PM591 km367 miles319 nmEast E
MonguThu 1:46 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Thu 1:46 PM635 km394 miles343 nmWest-southwest WSW
RustenburgThu 1:46 PM686 km426 miles370 nmSoutheast SE
GweruThu 1:46 PM733 km456 miles396 nmEast-northeast ENE
PolokwaneThu 1:46 PM747 km464 miles403 nmEast-southeast ESE

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