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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 33° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.63 meters/second, 1579.1 km/hour, 981.2 miles/hour or 852.6 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' 32.4"981.05 miwest0° 10' 58.0"12.56 minorth981.44 mi
24 hours12° 36' 50.5"855.89 mieast4° 34' 55.7"314.91 minorth917.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MzuzuSun 1:20 PM30 km19 miles16 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KarongaSun 1:20 PM142 km88 miles77 nmNorth N
MbeyaSun 2:20 PM260 km162 miles141 nmNorth N
ChipataSun 1:20 PM300 km186 miles162 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LilongweSun 1:20 PM306 km190 miles165 nmSouth S
KasamaSun 1:20 PM313 km194 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreSun 1:20 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DodomaSun 2:20 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdolaSun 1:20 PM603 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweSun 1:20 PM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
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