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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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 14:32:00 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: 29%

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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 26° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.58 meters/second, 1553.7 km/hour, 965.4 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 27' 20.2"965.23 miwest0° 08' 52.9"10.18 minorth965.62 mi
24 hours12° 38' 22.8"844.02 mieast3° 51' 49.8"265.62 minorth891.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaSun 4:32 PM196 km122 miles106 nmEast E
KabweSun 4:32 PM226 km140 miles122 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweSun 4:32 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSun 4:32 PM334 km207 miles180 nmNortheast NE
MonguSun 4:32 PM360 km223 miles194 nmWest W
LubumbashiSun 4:32 PM400 km249 miles216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareSun 4:32 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChitungwizaSun 4:32 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSoutheast SE
GweruSun 4:32 PM594 km369 miles321 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoSun 4:32 PM598 km372 miles323 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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