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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: 27%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 01' South, Longitude: 17° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.80 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.91 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.9"954.42 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 misouth954.14 mi
24 hours14° 04' 52.0"931.41 mieast2° 30' 39.4"172.69 misouth940.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Mon 8:26 AM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueMon 7:26 AM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth N
LubangoMon 7:26 AM514 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboMon 7:26 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguMon 8:26 AM604 km376 miles326 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Mon 8:26 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth S
LuenaMon 7:26 AM623 km387 miles337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziMon 8:26 AM658 km409 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
MaunMon 8:26 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Mon 8:26 AM741 km461 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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