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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 these coordinates:
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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.91 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.9"954.49 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 misouth954.21 mi
24 hours14° 04' 52.0"931.48 mieast2° 30' 39.4"172.70 misouth940.91 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
LubangoMon 7:26 AM514 km320 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboMon 7:26 AM518 km322 miles280 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Mon 8:26 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Mon 8:26 AM741 km461 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuandaMon 7:26 AM1031 km641 miles557 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaMon 8:26 AM1136 km706 miles614 nmEast E
GaboroneMon 8:26 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmSoutheast SE
LubumbashiMon 8:26 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmEast-northeast ENE
RustenburgMon 8:26 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmSoutheast SE
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