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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: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 39' South, Longitude: 23° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.53 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 29' 50.5"978.51 miwest0° 08' 22.9"9.60 misouth978.29 mi
24 hours12° 25' 41.1"838.87 mieast3° 03' 25.3"210.17 misouth859.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguFri 6:18 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth S
LuenaFri 5:18 AM367 km228 miles198 nmWest-northwest WNW
LubumbashiFri 6:18 AM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-northeast ENE
LucapaFri 5:18 AM538 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KitweFri 6:18 AM548 km341 miles296 nmEast E
NdolaFri 6:18 AM594 km369 miles321 nmEast E
KabweFri 6:18 AM606 km376 miles327 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaFri 6:18 AM631 km392 miles341 nmEast-southeast ESE
MenongueFri 5:18 AM633 km393 miles342 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rundu *Fri 6:18 AM688 km428 miles372 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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