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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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 02' South
Longitude: 15° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.75 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 43.9"954.37 miwest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 misouth954.08 mi
24 hours14° 05' 11.1"931.73 mieast2° 30' 11.1"172.17 misouth941.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 7:36 AM309 km192 miles167 nmNorthwest NW
HuamboMon 7:36 AM473 km294 miles256 nmNorth N
Rundu *Mon 8:36 AM476 km296 miles257 nmEast-southeast ESE
Swakopmund *Mon 8:36 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSouth S
Windhoek *Mon 8:36 AM638 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Mon 8:36 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth S
LuandaMon 7:36 AM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GaboroneMon 8:36 AM1382 km859 miles746 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaMon 8:36 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmEast E
KinshasaMon 7:36 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmNorth N
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