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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 19%

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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' South, Longitude: 29° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.18 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.78 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 24' 56.3"946.40 miwest0° 06' 27.6"7.41 minorth946.73 mi
24 hours13° 35' 17.1"892.10 mieast3° 03' 34.1"210.39 minorth923.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GweruSat 3:24 PM133 km83 miles72 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChitungwizaSat 3:24 PM192 km120 miles104 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareSat 3:24 PM197 km123 miles106 nmEast-northeast ENE
BulawayoSat 3:24 PM211 km131 miles114 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasvingoSat 3:24 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaSat 3:24 PM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownSat 3:24 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutareSat 3:24 PM364 km226 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweSat 3:24 PM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeroweSat 3:24 PM519 km323 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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