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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 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' South, Longitude: 34° 12' 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"956.79 miwest0° 07' 30.0"8.60 minorth957.12 mi
24 hours14° 16' 17.1"948.74 mieast3° 28' 23.0"238.79 minorth985.76 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 PM91 km57 miles49 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZombaThu 12:42 PM141 km88 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweThu 12:42 PM234 km146 miles127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChipataThu 12:42 PM316 km196 miles171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutareThu 12:42 PM362 km225 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HarareThu 12:42 PM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
BeiraThu 12:42 PM423 km263 miles228 nmSouth S
MzuzuThu 12:42 PM510 km317 miles275 nmNorth N
NampulaThu 12:42 PM552 km343 miles298 nmEast E
MasvingoThu 12:42 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
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