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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 22:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 47' South, Longitude: 30° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.95 meters/second, 1551.4 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.07 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 24' 37.4"963.83 miwest0° 09' 00.4"10.32 minorth964.21 mi
24 hours13° 48' 54.4"924.03 mieast3° 59' 43.5"274.65 minorth971.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KabweTue 12:10 AM208 km129 miles112 nmWest W
LusakaTue 12:10 AM233 km145 miles126 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdolaTue 12:10 AM273 km170 miles147 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataTue 12:10 AM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweTue 12:10 AM318 km197 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
HarareTue 12:10 AM345 km215 miles186 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChitungwizaTue 12:10 AM364 km226 miles196 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LilongweTue 12:10 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiTue 12:10 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
KasamaTue 12:10 AM512 km318 miles276 nmNorth N

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