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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: 35%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 52' South
Longitude: 24° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 24' 57.2"938.00 miwest0° 03' 08.6"3.61 minorth938.16 mi
24 hours13° 52' 11.6"902.49 mieast1° 50' 14.0"126.37 minorth916.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancistownWed 7:36 AM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
BulawayoWed 7:36 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast E
MolepololeWed 7:36 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth S
GaboroneWed 7:36 AM540 km335 miles291 nmSouth S
Rundu *Wed 7:36 AM589 km366 miles318 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaWed 7:36 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNortheast NE
HarareWed 7:36 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast-northeast ENE
RustenburgWed 7:36 AM684 km425 miles369 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PretoriaWed 7:36 AM731 km454 miles395 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JohannesburgWed 7:36 AM770 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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