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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 5:02:00 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: 59%

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 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 23° 31' 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"964.45 miWest0° 07' 39.4"8.77 miNorth964.78 mi
24 hours13° 03' 42.9"872.06 miEast3° 26' 51.7"237.02 miNorth910.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 7:02 PM43 km27 miles23 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rundu *Sat 7:02 PM503 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaSat 7:02 PM511 km318 miles276 nmEast E
MaunSat 7:02 PM534 km332 miles288 nmSouth S
KabweSat 7:02 PM537 km333 miles290 nmEast E
LuenaSat 6:02 PM542 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
KitweSat 7:02 PM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiSat 7:02 PM579 km360 miles312 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSat 7:02 PM603 km374 miles325 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueSat 6:02 PM629 km391 miles340 nmWest W

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