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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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 20' South
Longitude: 14° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.23 meters/second, 1502.0 km/hour, 933.3 miles/hour or 811.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.56 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 minorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 23' 00.3"933.10 miwest0° 03' 20.5"3.83 minorth933.28 mi
24 hours14° 26' 51.5"937.27 mieast1° 57' 34.1"134.79 minorth952.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Fri 3:24 PM261 km162 miles141 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Fri 3:24 PM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Fri 3:24 PM362 km225 miles195 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoFri 2:24 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNorth N
Rundu *Fri 3:24 PM609 km379 miles329 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboFri 2:24 PM845 km525 miles456 nmNorth N
GaboroneFri 3:24 PM1262 km784 miles681 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 2:24 PM1279 km795 miles691 nmNorth N
RustenburgFri 3:24 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmEast-southeast ESE
PretoriaFri 3:24 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmEast-southeast ESE
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