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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 15' South, Longitude: 36° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.58 meters/second, 1578.9 km/hour, 981.1 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.35 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.6"981.01 miwest0° 10' 57.4"12.56 minorth981.40 mi
24 hours12° 37' 07.1"856.18 mieast4° 34' 47.7"314.78 minorth917.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MzuzuSun 1:10 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest W
KarongaSun 1:10 PM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbeyaSun 2:10 PM382 km238 miles206 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweSun 1:10 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouthwest SW
ChipataSun 1:10 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSouthwest SW
BlantyreSun 1:10 PM514 km319 miles278 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KasamaSun 1:10 PM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaSun 1:10 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaSun 2:10 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamSun 2:10 PM608 km377 miles328 nmNortheast NE
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