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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: 18%
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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 25' South
Longitude: 35° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.04 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.77 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.8"946.16 miwest0° 06' 24.6"7.35 minorth946.48 mi
24 hours13° 36' 18.7"893.04 mieast3° 02' 30.7"209.19 minorth924.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BeiraSat 2:56 PM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BlantyreSat 2:56 PM301 km187 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutareSat 2:56 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-southwest WSW
HarareSat 2:56 PM500 km311 miles270 nmWest W
NampulaSat 2:56 PM524 km326 miles283 nmNortheast NE
LilongweSat 2:56 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaSat 2:56 PM860 km535 miles465 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaputoSat 2:56 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancistownSat 2:56 PM914 km568 miles493 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbabaneSat 2:56 PM995 km618 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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