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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 12:34:00 PM.

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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 11° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.16 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' 00.6"0.01 miSouth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.2"928.38 miWest0° 00' 28.5"0.55 miSouth928.35 mi
24 hours15° 04' 04.4"973.73 miEast0° 31' 47.1"36.44 miNorth976.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Thu 2:34 PM349 km217 miles188 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Thu 2:34 PM365 km227 miles197 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Thu 2:34 PM582 km362 miles314 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoThu 1:34 PM688 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Thu 2:34 PM905 km562 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 1:34 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 1:34 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaThu 1:34 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth N
GaboroneThu 2:34 PM1512 km940 miles816 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownThu 2:34 PM1586 km985 miles856 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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