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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 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 25' South, Longitude: 34° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.06 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 24.6"961.88 miwest0° 09' 06.9"10.45 minorth962.29 mi
24 hours13° 26' 36.0"896.54 mieast4° 01' 17.3"276.48 minorth945.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BlantyreSat 12:20 PM58 km36 miles31 nmSoutheast SE
ZombaSat 12:20 PM76 km47 miles41 nmEast E
LilongweSat 12:20 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChipataSat 12:20 PM290 km180 miles156 nmNorthwest NW
MzuzuSat 12:20 PM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth N
MutareSat 12:20 PM445 km277 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HarareSat 12:20 PM465 km289 miles251 nmSouthwest SW
BeiraSat 12:20 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth S
NampulaSat 12:20 PM499 km310 miles270 nmEast E
KarongaSat 12:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNorth N
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