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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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 11° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.90 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 29.0"943.51 miwest0° 04' 29.7"5.16 minorth943.72 mi
24 hours14° 49' 22.2"972.90 mieast2° 24' 25.5"165.53 minorth993.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 12:14 PM419 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Swakopmund *Wed 1:14 PM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Wed 1:14 PM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Windhoek *Wed 1:14 PM706 km438 miles381 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueWed 12:14 PM738 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboWed 12:14 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rundu *Wed 1:14 PM826 km513 miles446 nmEast E
LuandaWed 12:14 PM1068 km663 miles577 nmNorth N
GaboroneWed 1:14 PM1599 km994 miles864 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaWed 12:14 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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