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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' South, Longitude: 12° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.26 meters/second, 1502.1 km/hour, 933.4 miles/hour or 811.1 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' 01.0"933.17 miwest0° 03' 21.9"3.86 minorth933.35 mi
24 hours14° 26' 32.4"936.98 mieast1° 58' 05.3"135.39 minorth952.40 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 3:34 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
Walvis Bay *Fri 3:34 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Fri 3:34 PM569 km354 miles307 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoFri 2:34 PM614 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Fri 3:34 PM843 km524 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueFri 2:34 PM858 km533 miles464 nmNortheast NE
HuamboFri 2:34 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 2:34 PM1276 km793 miles689 nmNorth N
GaboroneFri 3:34 PM1493 km928 miles806 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownFri 3:34 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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