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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: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 21° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.46 meters/second, 1549.7 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.05 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 27' 49.0"962.71 miwest0° 06' 39.0"7.62 misouth962.48 mi
24 hours13° 15' 38.3"882.67 mieast2° 14' 18.3"153.94 misouth890.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguSat 7:18 AM223 km139 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Sat 7:18 AM275 km171 miles148 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MenongueSat 6:18 AM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaSat 6:18 AM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaunSat 7:18 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GhanziSat 7:18 AM654 km406 miles353 nmSouth S
HuamboSat 6:18 AM672 km418 miles363 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaSat 7:18 AM768 km477 miles414 nmEast E
KabweSat 7:18 AM801 km498 miles433 nmEast E
LubumbashiSat 7:18 AM826 km513 miles446 nmEast-northeast ENE
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