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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 55' South, Longitude: 17° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.12 meters/second, 1541.2 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' 37.2"957.49 miWest0° 07' 37.8"8.75 miNorth957.83 mi
24 hours14° 14' 22.1"947.23 miEast3° 31' 02.1"241.81 miNorth985.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MenongueThu 12:52 PM139 km86 miles75 nmNorth N
Rundu *Thu 1:52 PM313 km195 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboThu 12:52 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LubangoThu 12:52 PM463 km288 miles250 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaThu 12:52 PM517 km322 miles279 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonguThu 1:52 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast E
MalanjeThu 12:52 PM720 km447 miles389 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Windhoek *Thu 1:52 PM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth S
MaunThu 1:52 PM757 km470 miles409 nmSoutheast SE
GhanziThu 1:52 PM764 km475 miles413 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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