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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: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' South, Longitude: 24° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.4 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.7"950.19 miwest0° 05' 03.8"5.80 minorth950.43 mi
24 hours13° 32' 22.9"891.73 mieast2° 31' 17.2"173.40 minorth914.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunFri 6:00 PM273 km170 miles147 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonguFri 6:00 PM325 km202 miles176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaFri 6:00 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNortheast NE
FrancistownFri 6:00 PM477 km297 miles258 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoFri 6:00 PM488 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rundu *Fri 6:00 PM517 km321 miles279 nmWest W
GhanziFri 6:00 PM531 km330 miles287 nmSouthwest SW
SeroweFri 6:00 PM549 km341 miles296 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KabweFri 6:00 PM553 km344 miles299 nmNortheast NE
GweruFri 6:00 PM575 km357 miles310 nmEast-southeast ESE
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