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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: 39%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' South, Longitude: 40° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.79 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.5"974.65 miwest0° 09' 48.0"11.23 misouth974.39 mi
24 hours13° 10' 44.6"887.88 mieast3° 34' 03.1"245.30 misouth914.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaSun 5:58 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniSun 6:58 AM369 km229 miles199 nmEast-northeast ENE
FomboniSun 6:58 AM396 km246 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduSun 6:58 AM469 km291 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouSun 6:58 AM548 km340 miles296 nmEast E
BlantyreSun 5:58 AM632 km393 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSun 5:58 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSun 6:58 AM705 km438 miles381 nmNorth N
Zanzibar CitySun 6:58 AM779 km484 miles420 nmNorth N
ChipataSun 5:58 AM820 km510 miles443 nmWest W
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