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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 31' South
Longitude: 41° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.42 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.23 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.3"973.93 miwest0° 09' 51.1"11.29 minorth974.30 mi
24 hours13° 33' 01.5"915.15 mieast4° 14' 08.8"291.15 minorth966.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniFri 2:12 PM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduFri 2:12 PM343 km213 miles185 nmEast E
NampulaFri 1:12 PM361 km224 miles195 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouFri 2:12 PM432 km269 miles233 nmEast E
MahajangaFri 2:12 PM651 km404 miles351 nmSoutheast SE
Dar es SalaamFri 2:12 PM666 km414 miles359 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CityFri 2:12 PM738 km458 miles398 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LilongweFri 1:12 PM828 km515 miles447 nmWest-southwest WSW
DodomaFri 2:12 PM927 km576 miles500 nmNorthwest NW
MbeyaFri 2:12 PM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-northwest WNW
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