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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 32' South, Longitude: 20° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.13 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.74 miwest0° 00' 06.3"0.12 minorth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 23' 35.7"944.09 miwest0° 06' 25.1"7.36 minorth944.42 mi
24 hours14° 13' 47.3"933.38 mieast3° 06' 45.9"214.07 minorth965.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Fri 12:20 PM95 km59 miles51 nmNorthwest NW
MaunFri 12:20 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
GhanziFri 12:20 PM374 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguFri 12:20 PM464 km289 miles251 nmNortheast NE
MenongueFri 11:20 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Fri 12:20 PM563 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
LuenaFri 11:20 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNorth N
Walvis Bay *Fri 12:20 PM784 km487 miles424 nmSouthwest SW
SeroweFri 12:20 PM785 km488 miles424 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownFri 12:20 PM801 km498 miles432 nmEast-southeast ESE
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