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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 4:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:38 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 16:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 41' South, Longitude: 25° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.94 meters/second, 1511.8 km/hour, 939.4 miles/hour or 816.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.66 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 01.8"939.09 miWest0° 00' 15.0"0.29 miSouth939.08 mi
24 hours14° 02' 02.4"914.14 miEast0° 29' 47.6"34.16 miNorth916.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunThu 6:08 PM173 km107 miles93 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancistownThu 6:08 PM307 km191 miles166 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweThu 6:08 PM347 km216 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoThu 6:08 PM376 km233 miles203 nmEast E
GhanziThu 6:08 PM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-southwest WSW
GweruThu 6:08 PM503 km312 miles271 nmEast E
MolepololeThu 6:08 PM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth S
MonguThu 6:08 PM527 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GaboroneThu 6:08 PM558 km347 miles302 nmSouth S
LusakaThu 6:08 PM584 km363 miles315 nmNortheast NE

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