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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: 62%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:09 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 08' South
Longitude: 25° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 24' 54.4"942.14 miwest0° 02' 58.7"3.41 minorth942.29 mi
24 hours13° 57' 35.6"912.40 mieast1° 45' 52.1"121.36 minorth925.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancistownFri 7:02 PM286 km178 miles155 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoFri 7:02 PM311 km193 miles168 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaFri 7:02 PM487 km303 miles263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareFri 7:02 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
MolepololeFri 7:02 PM584 km363 miles315 nmSouth S
GaboroneFri 7:02 PM611 km380 miles330 nmSouth S
Rundu *Fri 7:02 PM654 km406 miles353 nmWest W
RustenburgFri 7:02 PM738 km458 miles398 nmSouth S
KitweFri 7:02 PM746 km463 miles403 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PretoriaFri 7:02 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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