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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 1:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 23' South, Longitude: 31° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.14 meters/second, 1523.3 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.78 miWest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.6"946.31 miWest0° 06' 26.7"7.39 miNorth946.63 mi
24 hours13° 35' 35.4"892.36 miEast3° 03' 15.3"210.03 miNorth923.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChitungwizaSat 3:16 PM45 km28 miles24 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareSat 3:16 PM63 km39 miles34 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChinhoyiSat 3:16 PM155 km96 miles84 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 3:16 PM168 km104 miles91 nmEast-southeast ESE
GweruSat 3:16 PM187 km116 miles101 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoSat 3:16 PM191 km119 miles103 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BulawayoSat 3:16 PM338 km210 miles182 nmSouthwest SW
BeiraSat 3:16 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaSat 3:16 PM452 km281 miles244 nmNorthwest NW
FrancistownSat 3:16 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSouthwest SW

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