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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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 27' South, Longitude: 36° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 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' 16.8"974.16 miwest0° 09' 52.6"11.32 minorth974.53 mi
24 hours13° 32' 25.5"914.67 mieast4° 14' 36.8"291.68 minorth966.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MzuzuFri 1:32 PM288 km179 miles155 nmWest-northwest WNW
LilongweFri 1:32 PM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaFri 1:32 PM392 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
BlantyreFri 1:32 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NampulaFri 1:32 PM422 km263 miles228 nmSoutheast SE
ChipataFri 1:32 PM434 km270 miles234 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbeyaFri 2:32 PM512 km318 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
KasamaFri 1:32 PM625 km388 miles337 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 2:32 PM696 km433 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DodomaFri 2:32 PM699 km434 miles378 nmNorth N
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