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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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 13° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.69 meters/second, 1500.1 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 810.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.2"931.87 miwest0° 02' 56.0"3.36 minorth932.02 mi
24 hours14° 49' 54.2"961.47 mieast1° 50' 42.4"126.93 minorth975.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Thu 11:46 AM262 km163 miles142 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Thu 11:46 AM290 km181 miles157 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Windhoek *Thu 11:46 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoThu 10:46 AM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth N
Rundu *Thu 11:46 AM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueThu 10:46 AM766 km476 miles414 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 10:46 AM875 km544 miles472 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaThu 10:46 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth N
GaboroneThu 11:46 AM1338 km831 miles722 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownThu 11:46 AM1565 km972 miles845 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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