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

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.29 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.04 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.0"962.35 miwest0° 09' 10.7"10.52 minorth962.75 mi
24 hours13° 25' 14.1"895.40 mieast4° 02' 29.5"277.83 minorth945.02 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 PM201 km125 miles108 nmWest W
LusakaSat 1:00 PM352 km218 miles190 nmEast E
KabweSat 1:00 PM383 km238 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweSat 1:00 PM444 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
NdolaSat 1:00 PM469 km291 miles253 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiSat 1:00 PM485 km302 miles262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaunSat 1:00 PM545 km338 miles294 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rundu *Sat 1:00 PM629 km391 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW
BulawayoSat 1:00 PM656 km408 miles354 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaSat 12:00 Noon676 km420 miles365 nmNorthwest NW

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