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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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 00' South
Longitude: 27° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.93 meters/second, 1540.5 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' 23.6"15.95 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 23' 34.9"957.12 miwest0° 07' 33.5"8.66 minorth957.46 mi
24 hours14° 15' 27.1"948.11 mieast3° 29' 32.7"240.12 minorth985.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaThu 1:12 PM151 km94 miles81 nmEast-northeast ENE
KabweThu 1:12 PM232 km144 miles125 nmNortheast NE
KitweThu 1:12 PM377 km234 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdolaThu 1:12 PM377 km235 miles204 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguThu 1:12 PM423 km263 miles228 nmWest W
HarareThu 1:12 PM476 km295 miles257 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubumbashiThu 1:12 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNorth N
GweruThu 1:12 PM484 km301 miles262 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoThu 1:12 PM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FrancistownThu 1:12 PM575 km357 miles310 nmSouth S
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