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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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 56' South, Longitude: 19° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.08 meters/second, 1541.1 km/hour, 957.6 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 36.6"957.45 miwest0° 07' 36.9"8.73 minorth957.79 mi
24 hours14° 14' 36.9"947.48 mieast3° 30' 41.8"241.44 minorth985.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Thu 1:42 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth S
MenongueThu 12:42 PM267 km166 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguThu 1:42 PM364 km226 miles197 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuenaThu 12:42 PM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth N
HuamboThu 12:42 PM562 km349 miles303 nmNorthwest NW
MaunThu 1:42 PM590 km367 miles319 nmSoutheast SE
GhanziThu 1:42 PM666 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubangoThu 12:42 PM688 km427 miles371 nmWest W
Windhoek *Thu 1:42 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalanjeThu 12:42 PM801 km498 miles433 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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