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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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 27' South, Longitude: 21° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.76 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 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' 22.5"15.73 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.9"943.28 miwest0° 04' 24.1"5.05 minorth943.49 mi
24 hours14° 50' 06.0"973.49 mieast2° 22' 19.5"163.14 minorth993.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Wed 12:32 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaunWed 12:32 PM244 km151 miles132 nmSoutheast SE
GhanziWed 12:32 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
MonguWed 12:32 PM381 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueWed 11:32 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
Windhoek *Wed 12:32 PM666 km414 miles360 nmSouthwest SW
FrancistownWed 12:32 PM672 km418 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweWed 12:32 PM674 km419 miles364 nmSoutheast SE
MolepololeWed 12:32 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuenaWed 11:32 AM765 km475 miles413 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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