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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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 59' South
Longitude: 24° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.99 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 831.9 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' 35.6"957.25 miwest0° 07' 34.9"8.69 minorth957.59 mi
24 hours14° 15' 07.2"947.86 mieast3° 30' 00.3"240.65 minorth985.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguThu 1:24 PM132 km82 miles71 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaThu 1:24 PM449 km279 miles242 nmEast E
KabweThu 1:24 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Thu 1:24 PM512 km318 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
KitweThu 1:24 PM563 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE
NdolaThu 1:24 PM588 km365 miles317 nmNortheast NE
LubumbashiThu 1:24 PM599 km372 miles324 nmNortheast NE
LuenaThu 12:24 PM650 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
BulawayoThu 1:24 PM660 km410 miles357 nmSoutheast SE
FrancistownThu 1:24 PM677 km421 miles365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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