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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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 13' South
Longitude: 8° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.62 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 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' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.2"947.45 miwest0° 06' 37.3"7.59 minorth947.78 mi
24 hours13° 32' 02.0"889.39 mieast3° 06' 52.0"214.18 minorth922.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 3:48 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Sat 4:48 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboSat 3:48 PM955 km593 miles516 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Sat 4:48 PM989 km615 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaSat 3:48 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownSat 2:48 PM1568 km974 miles847 nmWest W
KinshasaSat 3:48 PM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 3:48 PM1696 km1054 miles916 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneSat 4:48 PM1907 km1185 miles1030 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownSat 4:48 PM1985 km1234 miles1072 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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