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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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' South, Longitude: 8° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.37 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.75 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 23' 38.9"944.58 miwest0° 06' 31.5"7.48 minorth944.91 mi
24 hours14° 12' 16.6"932.15 mieast3° 09' 00.8"216.63 minorth964.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 12:10 PM669 km416 miles361 nmNortheast NE
Walvis Bay *Fri 1:10 PM809 km502 miles437 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboFri 12:10 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Fri 1:10 PM1016 km631 miles548 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaFri 12:10 PM1184 km736 miles640 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 11:10 AM1527 km949 miles824 nmWest W
KinshasaFri 12:10 PM1734 km1077 miles936 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleFri 12:10 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneFri 1:10 PM1938 km1204 miles1046 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownFri 1:10 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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