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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 4:58:00 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 16:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 41' South, Longitude: 13° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.92 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 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' 00.2"0.00 miSouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.9"939.05 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.17 miSouth939.04 mi
24 hours14° 02' 08.9"914.24 miEast0° 32' 23.2"37.13 miNorth916.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Thu 6:58 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Thu 6:58 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoThu 5:58 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Thu 6:58 PM530 km329 miles286 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Thu 6:58 PM738 km458 miles398 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 5:58 PM746 km463 miles403 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 5:58 PM817 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziThu 6:58 PM926 km576 miles500 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaThu 5:58 PM1200 km746 miles648 nmNorth N
GaboroneThu 6:58 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmEast-southeast ESE

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