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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' South, Longitude: 34° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.78 meters/second, 1540.0 km/hour, 956.9 miles/hour or 831.5 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' 33.0"956.71 miwest0° 07' 29.9"8.60 minorth957.05 mi
24 hours14° 16' 19.0"948.70 mieast3° 28' 20.5"238.73 minorth985.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BlantyreThu 12:42 PM65 km40 miles35 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZombaThu 12:42 PM118 km73 miles64 nmNortheast NE
LilongweThu 12:42 PM242 km150 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChipataThu 12:42 PM332 km207 miles179 nmNorthwest NW
MutareThu 12:42 PM375 km233 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HarareThu 12:42 PM414 km257 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
BeiraThu 12:42 PM419 km260 miles226 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaThu 12:42 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-southwest WSW
MzuzuThu 12:42 PM512 km318 miles277 nmNorth N
NampulaThu 12:42 PM524 km326 miles283 nmEast E
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