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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: 0%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 28' South
Longitude: 23° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.74 meters/second, 1518.3 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.72 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.7"943.22 miwest0° 04' 23.0"5.03 minorth943.44 mi
24 hours14° 50' 14.4"973.59 mieast2° 21' 54.7"162.66 minorth993.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguWed 12:24 PM358 km223 miles193 nmNorth N
Rundu *Wed 12:24 PM419 km260 miles226 nmWest W
FrancistownWed 12:24 PM500 km311 miles270 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoWed 12:24 PM548 km340 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaWed 12:24 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE
GweruWed 12:24 PM655 km407 miles354 nmEast E
KabweWed 12:24 PM676 km420 miles365 nmNortheast NE
MolepololeWed 12:24 PM684 km425 miles370 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneWed 12:24 PM723 km449 miles390 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueWed 11:24 AM765 km475 miles413 nmWest-northwest WNW
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