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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 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' South, Longitude: 24° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 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"942.10 miwest0° 02' 59.2"3.43 minorth942.25 mi
24 hours13° 57' 33.3"912.32 mieast1° 46' 06.5"121.63 minorth925.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunFri 7:08 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownFri 7:08 PM375 km233 miles202 nmSoutheast SE
SeroweFri 7:08 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GhanziFri 7:08 PM423 km263 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
BulawayoFri 7:08 PM428 km266 miles231 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguFri 7:08 PM457 km284 miles246 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Fri 7:08 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruFri 7:08 PM544 km338 miles294 nmEast E
LusakaFri 7:08 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
MolepololeFri 7:08 PM591 km367 miles319 nmSouth S
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