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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 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 55' South
Longitude: 17° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.13 meters/second, 1541.3 km/hour, 957.7 miles/hour or 832.2 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' 37.3"957.56 miwest0° 07' 38.0"8.75 minorth957.91 mi
24 hours14° 14' 20.2"947.27 mieast3° 31' 04.7"241.87 minorth985.09 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 1:52 PM334 km208 miles180 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboThu 12:52 PM392 km243 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LubangoThu 12:52 PM435 km270 miles235 nmWest-northwest WNW
Windhoek *Thu 1:52 PM737 km458 miles398 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Thu 1:52 PM837 km520 miles452 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuandaThu 12:52 PM906 km563 miles489 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaThu 1:52 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmEast E
LubumbashiThu 1:52 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaThu 12:52 PM1303 km810 miles704 nmNorth N
BrazzavilleThu 12:52 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth N
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