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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 01' South, Longitude: 29° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.36 meters/second, 1513.3 km/hour, 940.3 miles/hour or 817.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.67 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 22' 24.7"940.07 miwest0° 04' 39.7"5.35 minorth940.31 mi
24 hours14° 45' 47.9"965.55 mieast2° 28' 40.5"170.41 minorth987.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GweruMon 12:32 AM64 km40 miles35 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoMon 12:32 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
MasvingoMon 12:32 AM189 km118 miles102 nmSoutheast SE
ChitungwizaMon 12:32 AM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareMon 12:32 AM216 km134 miles117 nmNortheast NE
FrancistownMon 12:32 AM312 km194 miles168 nmSouthwest SW
MutareMon 12:32 AM341 km212 miles184 nmEast E
LusakaMon 12:32 AM416 km258 miles224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SeroweMon 12:32 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouthwest SW
KabweMon 12:32 AM516 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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