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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 8:32:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 30' South, Longitude: 31° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.52 meters/second, 1499.5 km/hour, 931.7 miles/hour or 809.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.53 miWest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 miNorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.4"931.43 miWest0° 02' 44.5"3.15 miNorth931.57 mi
24 hours14° 51' 11.4"962.44 miEast1° 46' 24.2"121.99 miNorth975.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasvingoThu 10:32 AM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareThu 10:32 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GweruThu 10:32 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChitungwizaThu 10:32 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareThu 10:32 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BulawayoThu 10:32 AM329 km204 miles178 nmWest W
BeiraThu 10:32 AM335 km208 miles181 nmEast-northeast ENE
PolokwaneThu 10:32 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FrancistownThu 10:32 AM444 km276 miles240 nmWest W
NelspruitThu 10:32 AM556 km345 miles300 nmSouth S

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