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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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 19' South, Longitude: 25° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.28 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.04 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 27.9"962.33 miwest0° 09' 10.5"10.52 minorth962.74 mi
24 hours13° 25' 16.5"895.43 mieast4° 02' 27.6"277.80 minorth945.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 1:00 PM230 km143 miles124 nmWest W
LusakaSat 1:00 PM323 km201 miles174 nmEast E
KabweSat 1:00 PM355 km221 miles192 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweSat 1:00 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSat 1:00 PM445 km277 miles241 nmNortheast NE
LubumbashiSat 1:00 PM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaunSat 1:00 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BulawayoSat 1:00 PM640 km398 miles345 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rundu *Sat 1:00 PM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
GweruSat 1:00 PM665 km413 miles359 nmSoutheast SE
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