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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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' South, Longitude: 22° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.03 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 36.1"957.34 miwest0° 07' 35.8"8.71 minorth957.68 mi
24 hours14° 14' 53.8"947.69 mieast3° 30' 18.8"241.00 minorth985.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguThu 1:32 PM125 km78 miles67 nmNortheast NE
Rundu *Thu 1:32 PM339 km210 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
MenongueThu 12:32 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaThu 12:32 PM525 km326 miles283 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaThu 1:32 PM653 km406 miles353 nmEast E
KabweThu 1:32 PM691 km430 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweThu 1:32 PM735 km457 miles397 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubumbashiThu 1:32 PM742 km461 miles401 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 12:32 PM782 km486 miles422 nmWest-northwest WNW
FrancistownThu 1:32 PM803 km499 miles434 nmSoutheast SE
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