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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' South, Longitude: 39° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.68 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.7 miles/hour or 831.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 23' 31.8"956.57 miwest0° 07' 27.8"8.55 minorth956.90 mi
24 hours14° 16' 50.3"949.15 mieast3° 27' 36.3"237.90 minorth985.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaThu 12:22 PM113 km70 miles61 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BlantyreThu 12:22 PM429 km267 miles232 nmWest W
BeiraThu 12:22 PM604 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweThu 12:22 PM609 km378 miles329 nmWest-northwest WNW
FomboniThu 1:22 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNortheast NE
MoroniThu 1:22 PM671 km417 miles362 nmNortheast NE
MutsamuduThu 1:22 PM728 km452 miles393 nmNortheast NE
ChipataThu 12:22 PM736 km457 miles397 nmWest-northwest WNW
MamoutzouThu 1:22 PM766 km476 miles413 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareThu 12:22 PM868 km539 miles469 nmWest-southwest WSW
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