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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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 36° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.73 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 23' 32.4"956.61 miwest0° 07' 28.9"8.58 minorth956.95 mi
24 hours14° 16' 33.6"948.88 mieast3° 27' 59.8"238.33 minorth985.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ZombaThu 12:32 PM156 km97 miles84 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreThu 12:32 PM174 km108 miles94 nmWest W
NampulaThu 12:32 PM305 km189 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweThu 12:32 PM383 km238 miles207 nmNorthwest NW
BeiraThu 12:32 PM455 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ChipataThu 12:32 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutareThu 12:32 PM527 km327 miles285 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuThu 12:32 PM583 km362 miles315 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareThu 12:32 PM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-southwest WSW
ChitungwizaThu 12:32 PM628 km390 miles339 nmWest-southwest WSW

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