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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 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 16' South
Longitude: 20° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.41 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.05 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.6"962.68 miwest0° 09' 12.5"10.55 minorth963.09 mi
24 hours13° 24' 33.2"894.92 mieast4° 03' 05.3"278.53 minorth944.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Sat 1:20 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth S
HuamboSat 12:20 PM555 km345 miles300 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubangoSat 12:20 PM722 km449 miles390 nmWest W
LusakaSat 1:20 PM868 km539 miles469 nmEast E
Windhoek *Sat 1:20 PM871 km541 miles470 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LubumbashiSat 1:20 PM884 km549 miles477 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweSat 1:20 PM908 km564 miles490 nmEast-northeast ENE
FrancistownSat 1:20 PM1012 km629 miles547 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaSat 12:20 PM1040 km646 miles561 nmNorthwest NW
HarareSat 1:20 PM1192 km741 miles644 nmEast-southeast ESE
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