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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: 3%
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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 29' South
Longitude: 29° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.54 meters/second, 1499.5 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.53 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.8"931.55 miwest0° 02' 46.3"3.18 minorth931.69 mi
24 hours14° 51' 00.3"962.35 mieast1° 47' 02.6"122.73 minorth975.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BulawayoThu 10:42 AM61 km38 miles33 nmNorthwest NW
FrancistownThu 10:42 AM177 km110 miles96 nmWest-southwest WSW
HarareThu 10:42 AM362 km225 miles195 nmNortheast NE
MutareThu 10:42 AM414 km257 miles223 nmEast-northeast ENE
GaboroneThu 10:42 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
MolepololeThu 10:42 AM566 km352 miles306 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaThu 10:42 AM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth N
NelspruitThu 10:42 AM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PretoriaThu 10:42 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth S
RustenburgThu 10:42 AM603 km375 miles326 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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