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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: 19%
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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 17' South
Longitude: 18° 55' East

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

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.79 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.3"946.96 miwest0° 06' 32.6"7.50 minorth947.29 mi
24 hours13° 33' 38.3"890.76 mieast3° 05' 14.9"212.32 minorth922.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Sat 4:06 PM99 km62 miles54 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Sat 4:06 PM510 km317 miles275 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Swakopmund *Sat 4:06 PM667 km415 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
LubangoSat 3:06 PM688 km428 miles372 nmWest-northwest WNW
Walvis Bay *Sat 4:06 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
HuamboSat 3:06 PM699 km434 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancistownSat 4:06 PM956 km594 miles516 nmEast-southeast ESE
MolepololeSat 4:06 PM962 km598 miles520 nmSoutheast SE
GaboroneSat 4:06 PM1010 km628 miles546 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaSat 4:06 PM1047 km651 miles566 nmEast-northeast ENE
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