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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: 18%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' South, Longitude: 31° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.65 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 23' 50.1"938.72 miwest0° 04' 44.2"5.43 misouth938.50 mi
24 hours14° 43' 59.7"960.61 mieast1° 14' 57.2"85.94 misouth960.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutareTue 8:26 AM104 km65 miles56 nmNortheast NE
MasvingoTue 8:26 AM124 km77 miles67 nmWest-southwest WSW
HarareTue 8:26 AM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruTue 8:26 AM215 km134 miles116 nmWest W
BeiraTue 8:26 AM314 km195 miles169 nmEast E
BulawayoTue 8:26 AM350 km218 miles189 nmWest-southwest WSW
FrancistownTue 8:26 AM489 km304 miles264 nmWest-southwest WSW
BlantyreTue 8:26 AM532 km330 miles287 nmNortheast NE
PolokwaneTue 8:26 AM543 km338 miles293 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LusakaTue 8:26 AM593 km369 miles320 nmNorthwest NW
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