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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 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 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: 22° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.76 meters/second, 1518.3 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
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.72 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 22' 27.9"943.21 miwest0° 04' 24.0"5.04 minorth943.42 mi
24 hours14° 50' 07.1"973.43 mieast2° 22' 15.9"163.06 minorth993.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaunWed 12:32 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Wed 12:32 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-northwest WNW
GhanziWed 12:32 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth S
MonguWed 12:32 PM371 km231 miles201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueWed 11:32 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorthwest NW
FrancistownWed 12:32 PM647 km402 miles350 nmEast-southeast ESE
SeroweWed 12:32 PM653 km406 miles353 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Wed 12:32 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
LusakaWed 12:32 PM745 km463 miles402 nmEast-northeast ENE
MolepololeWed 12:32 PM751 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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