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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 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 28° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.89 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 23' 34.3"957.03 miwest0° 07' 32.6"8.65 minorth957.37 mi
24 hours14° 15' 40.5"948.28 mieast3° 29' 14.2"239.77 minorth985.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaThu 1:04 PM96 km60 miles52 nmNorthwest NW
KabweThu 1:04 PM181 km113 miles98 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareThu 1:04 PM302 km188 miles163 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaThu 1:04 PM338 km210 miles182 nmNorth N
KitweThu 1:04 PM363 km226 miles196 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruThu 1:04 PM392 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoThu 1:04 PM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth S
ChipataThu 1:04 PM479 km297 miles258 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasvingoThu 1:04 PM492 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubumbashiThu 1:04 PM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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