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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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 37° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.99 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.03 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 25' 23.6"961.67 miwest0° 09' 05.8"10.43 minorth962.08 mi
24 hours13° 26' 58.9"896.78 mieast4° 00' 57.2"276.07 minorth945.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZombaSat 12:10 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest W
NampulaSat 12:10 PM214 km133 miles116 nmEast E
BlantyreSat 12:10 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest W
LilongweSat 12:10 PM412 km256 miles223 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChipataSat 12:10 PM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 12:10 PM551 km342 miles298 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MzuzuSat 12:10 PM566 km352 miles306 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 12:10 PM629 km391 miles340 nmSouthwest SW
HarareSat 12:10 PM716 km445 miles387 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 1:10 PM768 km477 miles415 nmEast-northeast ENE
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