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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 = Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:44:00 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: 18%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' South, Longitude: 38° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.98 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.77 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.7"945.95 miWest0° 06' 23.1"7.32 miNorth946.27 mi
24 hours13° 36' 48.6"893.40 miEast3° 01' 59.6"208.59 miNorth924.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 2:44 PM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth N
BeiraSat 2:44 PM453 km281 miles244 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreSat 2:44 PM506 km315 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
PembaSat 2:44 PM630 km392 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutareSat 2:44 PM659 km409 miles356 nmWest W
LilongweSat 2:44 PM735 km457 miles397 nmNorthwest NW
HarareSat 2:44 PM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
ChipataSat 2:44 PM852 km530 miles460 nmNorthwest NW
FomboniSat 3:44 PM858 km533 miles463 nmNortheast NE
MasvingoSat 2:44 PM865 km538 miles467 nmWest-southwest WSW

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