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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11:04:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 29° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.88 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 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"956.95 miWest0° 07' 32.4"8.64 miNorth957.29 mi
24 hours14° 15' 42.4"948.24 miEast3° 29' 11.5"239.70 miNorth985.49 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 PM119 km74 miles64 nmNorthwest NW
ChinhoyiThu 1:04 PM182 km113 miles99 nmSoutheast SE
KabweThu 1:04 PM192 km119 miles103 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HarareThu 1:04 PM281 km175 miles152 nmSoutheast SE
ChitungwizaThu 1:04 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaThu 1:04 PM342 km213 miles185 nmNorth N
KitweThu 1:04 PM371 km230 miles200 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GweruThu 1:04 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouth S
ChipataThu 1:04 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNortheast NE
BulawayoThu 1:04 PM462 km287 miles250 nmSouth S

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