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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 5:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 34° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.74 meters/second, 1561.5 km/hour, 970.2 miles/hour or 843.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.17 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.6"969.99 miWest0° 08' 02.0"9.21 miSouth969.75 mi
24 hours13° 17' 02.1"890.85 miEast2° 50' 25.7"195.31 miSouth906.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LilongweSat 7:40 AM104 km65 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
ZombaSat 7:40 AM149 km92 miles80 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BlantyreSat 7:40 AM179 km111 miles96 nmSouth S
ChipataSat 7:40 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
MzuzuSat 7:40 AM312 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarongaSat 7:40 AM479 km298 miles259 nmNorth N
NampulaSat 7:40 AM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
HarareSat 7:40 AM561 km349 miles303 nmSouthwest SW
MutareSat 7:40 AM572 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChitungwizaSat 7:40 AM575 km357 miles310 nmSouthwest SW

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