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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: 10%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 22' South, Longitude: 24° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.11 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.0 miles/hour or 810.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.55 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 minorth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 22' 57.7"932.84 miwest0° 03' 14.7"3.72 minorth933.01 mi
24 hours14° 28' 08.1"938.43 mieast1° 55' 28.2"132.38 minorth953.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunFri 2:44 PM86 km53 miles46 nmWest-northwest WNW
GhanziFri 2:44 PM299 km186 miles161 nmWest-southwest WSW
SeroweFri 2:44 PM348 km216 miles188 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownFri 2:44 PM362 km225 miles195 nmEast-southeast ESE
BulawayoFri 2:44 PM464 km288 miles251 nmEast E
MolepololeFri 2:44 PM469 km292 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneFri 2:44 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Fri 2:44 PM534 km332 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguFri 2:44 PM573 km356 miles310 nmNorth N
GweruFri 2:44 PM602 km374 miles325 nmEast E
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