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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 5:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 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° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.47 meters/second, 1549.7 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.8 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' 49.1"962.66 miWest0° 06' 39.0"7.62 miSouth962.42 mi
24 hours13° 15' 36.0"882.58 miEast2° 14' 21.0"153.98 miSouth890.87 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 AM195 km121 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Sat 7:18 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouthwest SW
MenongueSat 6:18 AM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaSat 6:18 AM474 km294 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaunSat 7:18 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GhanziSat 7:18 AM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth S
HuamboSat 6:18 AM698 km433 miles377 nmWest-northwest WNW
LusakaSat 7:18 AM739 km459 miles399 nmEast E
KabweSat 7:18 AM773 km480 miles417 nmEast E
LubumbashiSat 7:18 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNortheast NE

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