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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:42:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 08:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 29' South, Longitude: 29° 19' 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' 27.7"931.47 miwest0° 02' 46.0"3.17 minorth931.62 mi
24 hours14° 51' 01.3"962.30 mieast1° 46' 58.7"122.64 minorth975.46 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 AM85 km53 miles46 nmWest-northwest WNW
GweruThu 10:42 AM126 km78 miles68 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MasvingoThu 10:42 AM165 km102 miles89 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownThu 10:42 AM203 km126 miles109 nmWest-southwest WSW
TonotaThu 10:42 AM220 km136 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChitungwizaThu 10:42 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SeroweThu 10:42 AM343 km213 miles185 nmSouthwest SW
HarareThu 10:42 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PolokwaneThu 10:42 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth S
MutareThu 10:42 AM388 km241 miles210 nmEast-northeast ENE

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