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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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 29' South
Longitude: 38° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.47 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 16.0"974.04 miwest0° 09' 51.8"11.30 minorth974.42 mi
24 hours13° 32' 43.4"914.91 mieast4° 14' 22.9"291.42 minorth966.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaFri 1:22 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth S
MoroniFri 2:22 PM493 km307 miles266 nmEast E
MzuzuFri 1:22 PM540 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
BlantyreFri 1:22 PM554 km344 miles299 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweFri 1:22 PM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-southwest WSW
MutsamuduFri 2:22 PM603 km375 miles326 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamFri 2:22 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth N
MamoutzouFri 2:22 PM693 km431 miles374 nmEast E
Zanzibar CityFri 2:22 PM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth N
DodomaFri 2:22 PM777 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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