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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 = Friday, October 11, 2013 at 4:02:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' South, Longitude: 24° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.5 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"950.13 miWest0° 05' 03.9"5.81 miNorth950.37 mi
24 hours13° 32' 22.0"891.66 miEast2° 31' 19.4"173.43 miNorth914.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunFri 6:02 PM263 km164 miles142 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonguFri 6:02 PM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaFri 6:02 PM490 km304 miles264 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownFri 6:02 PM492 km306 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Fri 6:02 PM495 km307 miles267 nmWest W
BulawayoFri 6:02 PM508 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
GhanziFri 6:02 PM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SeroweFri 6:02 PM558 km347 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KabweFri 6:02 PM570 km354 miles308 nmNortheast NE
GweruFri 6:02 PM596 km370 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE

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