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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: 7%

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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' South, Longitude: 22° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.83 meters/second, 1569.0 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.2 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' 21.4"974.86 miwest0° 09' 57.2"11.40 minorth975.23 mi
24 hours13° 30' 37.7"913.22 mieast4° 15' 58.9"293.24 minorth965.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaFri 1:32 PM238 km148 miles128 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguFri 2:32 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LucapaFri 1:32 PM451 km280 miles244 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueFri 1:32 PM538 km334 miles291 nmWest-southwest WSW
LubumbashiFri 2:32 PM597 km371 miles322 nmEast E
TshikapaFri 2:32 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rundu *Fri 2:32 PM669 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KitweFri 2:32 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
HuamboFri 1:32 PM687 km427 miles371 nmWest W
MalanjeFri 1:32 PM693 km430 miles374 nmWest-northwest WNW
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