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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 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 19' South, Longitude: 24° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.78 meters/second, 1568.8 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.7"974.74 miwest0° 09' 56.3"11.39 minorth975.11 mi
24 hours13° 30' 55.6"913.46 mieast4° 15' 45.3"292.99 minorth965.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiFri 2:22 PM339 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonguFri 2:22 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KitweFri 2:22 PM414 km257 miles223 nmEast E
NdolaFri 2:22 PM461 km286 miles249 nmEast E
KabweFri 2:22 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuenaFri 1:22 PM496 km308 miles268 nmWest W
LusakaFri 2:22 PM538 km334 miles291 nmSoutheast SE
LucapaFri 1:22 PM592 km368 miles319 nmNorthwest NW
Mbuji-MayiFri 2:22 PM692 km430 miles374 nmNorth N
KasamaFri 2:22 PM773 km480 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
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