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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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 16' South
Longitude: 14° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 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' 01.9"947.17 miwest0° 06' 34.6"7.54 minorth947.50 mi
24 hours13° 32' 57.1"890.17 mieast3° 05' 56.6"213.12 minorth922.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 3:24 PM388 km241 miles209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Swakopmund *Sat 4:24 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth S
MenongueSat 3:24 PM518 km322 miles280 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Sat 4:24 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Sat 4:24 PM544 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Sat 4:24 PM549 km341 miles297 nmEast E
HuamboSat 3:24 PM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuenaSat 3:24 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNortheast NE
MonguSat 4:24 PM969 km602 miles523 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeSat 3:24 PM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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