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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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 24' South, Longitude: 32° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.03 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 25.5"961.95 miwest0° 09' 07.8"10.46 minorth962.36 mi
24 hours13° 26' 15.6"896.21 mieast4° 01' 35.5"276.80 minorth945.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChipataSat 12:30 PM199 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LilongweSat 12:30 PM229 km142 miles123 nmNortheast NE
HarareSat 12:30 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BlantyreSat 12:30 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast E
MutareSat 12:30 PM399 km248 miles216 nmSouth S
KabweSat 12:30 PM418 km260 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaSat 12:30 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest W
NdolaSat 12:30 PM471 km293 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
MzuzuSat 12:30 PM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GweruSat 12:30 PM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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