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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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 60' South
Longitude: 26° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.94 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 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"15.96 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 23' 35.0"957.14 miwest0° 07' 33.8"8.67 minorth957.48 mi
24 hours14° 15' 23.8"948.07 mieast3° 29' 37.2"240.21 minorth985.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaThu 1:14 PM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
KabweThu 1:14 PM269 km167 miles145 nmNortheast NE
MonguThu 1:14 PM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
KitweThu 1:14 PM397 km247 miles214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdolaThu 1:14 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
LubumbashiThu 1:14 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BulawayoThu 1:14 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GweruThu 1:14 PM518 km322 miles279 nmSoutheast SE
HarareThu 1:14 PM522 km325 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE
FrancistownThu 1:14 PM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth S
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