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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 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° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.00 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' 23.7"961.75 miwest0° 09' 06.0"10.43 minorth962.16 mi
24 hours13° 26' 56.5"896.81 mieast4° 00' 59.2"276.13 minorth945.91 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 PM182 km113 miles98 nmWest W
BlantyreSat 12:10 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest W
NampulaSat 12:10 PM243 km151 miles131 nmEast E
LilongweSat 12:10 PM386 km240 miles208 nmWest-northwest WNW
ChipataSat 12:10 PM512 km318 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW
BeiraSat 12:10 PM538 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MzuzuSat 12:10 PM548 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
MutareSat 12:10 PM607 km377 miles328 nmSouthwest SW
HarareSat 12:10 PM690 km429 miles373 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 1:10 PM799 km496 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
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