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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 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 13' South
Longitude: 15° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.53 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 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' 31.4"962.94 miwest0° 09' 14.4"10.59 minorth963.35 mi
24 hours13° 23' 52.2"894.37 mieast4° 03' 40.6"279.21 minorth944.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoSat 12:40 PM207 km128 miles112 nmWest W
MenongueSat 12:40 PM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboSat 12:40 PM273 km169 miles147 nmNorth N
Rundu *Sat 1:40 PM554 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaSat 12:40 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeSat 12:40 PM636 km395 miles343 nmNorth N
LuandaSat 12:40 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonguSat 1:40 PM832 km517 miles449 nmEast E
Windhoek *Sat 1:40 PM833 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southeast SSE
UígeSat 12:40 PM842 km523 miles455 nmNorth N
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