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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 2:06:00 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: 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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 19° 11' East

The ground speed is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 kilometres/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.78 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.2"946.88 miWest0° 06' 32.4"7.50 miNorth947.21 mi
24 hours13° 33' 40.9"890.73 miEast3° 05' 12.2"212.26 miNorth922.93 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Sat 4:06 PM75 km46 miles40 nmNortheast NE
MenongueSat 3:06 PM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GhanziSat 4:06 PM457 km284 miles247 nmSoutheast SE
MaunSat 4:06 PM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
Windhoek *Sat 4:06 PM522 km324 miles282 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonguSat 4:06 PM538 km334 miles290 nmNortheast NE
Opuwo *Sat 4:06 PM566 km351 miles305 nmWest W
Swakopmund *Sat 4:06 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
Walvis Bay *Sat 4:06 PM710 km441 miles383 nmSouthwest SW
LubangoSat 3:06 PM713 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW

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