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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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:04:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 10%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' South, Longitude: 33° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.99 meters/second, 1501.2 km/hour, 932.8 miles/hour or 810.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.55 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 22' 55.0"932.51 miwest0° 03' 08.7"3.61 minorth932.68 mi
24 hours14° 29' 26.1"939.55 mieast1° 53' 18.0"129.89 minorth954.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraFri 2:04 PM107 km67 miles58 nmNortheast NE
MutareFri 2:04 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorthwest NW
MasvingoFri 2:04 PM333 km207 miles180 nmWest W
ChitungwizaFri 2:04 PM408 km254 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
HarareFri 2:04 PM421 km262 miles227 nmNorthwest NW
GweruFri 2:04 PM450 km280 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreFri 2:04 PM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoFri 2:04 PM567 km352 miles306 nmWest W
PolokwaneFri 2:04 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
MaputoFri 2:04 PM634 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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