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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: 50%
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, September 5, 2013 at 11:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 16:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 41' South
Longitude: 12° 45' 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"939.11 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth939.11 mi
24 hours14° 02' 09.2"914.31 mieast0° 32' 26.8"37.20 minorth916.59 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 PM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Thu 6:58 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoThu 5:58 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNorth N
Windhoek *Thu 6:58 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Thu 6:58 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 5:58 PM765 km475 miles413 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 5:58 PM828 km514 miles447 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaThu 5:58 PM1201 km746 miles649 nmNorth N
GaboroneThu 6:58 PM1464 km910 miles790 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownThu 6:58 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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