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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 = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' South, Longitude: 38° 27' East

The ground speed is currently 430.94 meters/second, 1551.4 kilometres/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.07 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.5"963.80 miWest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 miNorth964.13 mi
24 hours13° 04' 56.2"872.88 miEast3° 24' 52.3"234.73 miNorth910.23 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSat 6:00 PM90 km56 miles48 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZombaSat 6:00 PM336 km209 miles181 nmWest W
PembaSat 6:00 PM341 km212 miles184 nmNortheast NE
BlantyreSat 6:00 PM373 km232 miles202 nmWest W
LilongweSat 6:00 PM525 km326 miles283 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 6:00 PM631 km392 miles341 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuSat 6:00 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataSat 6:00 PM652 km405 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniSat 7:00 PM656 km408 miles354 nmNortheast NE
FomboniSat 7:00 PM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE

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