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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: 59%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 23° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.23 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 26' 46.6"964.51 miwest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 minorth964.84 mi
24 hours13° 03' 44.0"872.13 mieast3° 26' 50.0"237.00 minorth910.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 7:00 PM65 km41 miles35 nmWest W
LusakaSat 7:00 PM489 km304 miles264 nmEast E
KabweSat 7:00 PM514 km319 miles278 nmEast E
Rundu *Sat 7:00 PM521 km324 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
KitweSat 7:00 PM550 km342 miles297 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuenaSat 6:00 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNorthwest NW
LubumbashiSat 7:00 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSat 7:00 PM582 km361 miles314 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueSat 6:00 PM652 km405 miles352 nmWest W
FrancistownSat 7:00 PM774 km481 miles418 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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