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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' South, Longitude: 32° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.92 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 25' 50.1"955.18 miwest0° 07' 40.6"8.80 misouth954.90 mi
24 hours14° 02' 54.1"929.89 mieast2° 33' 30.9"175.97 misouth939.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarareMon 7:26 AM184 km115 miles100 nmSouthwest SW
ChitungwizaMon 7:26 AM195 km121 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
MutareMon 7:26 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth S
BlantyreMon 7:26 AM296 km184 miles160 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweMon 7:26 AM350 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChipataMon 7:26 AM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
MasvingoMon 7:26 AM393 km244 miles212 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GweruMon 7:26 AM400 km249 miles216 nmSouthwest SW
BeiraMon 7:26 AM410 km255 miles222 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaMon 7:26 AM478 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW

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