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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 = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:38:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 30° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.09 meters/second, 1551.9 km/hour, 964.3 miles/hour or 838.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.07 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 24' 01.0"964.14 miWest0° 08' 36.0"9.85 miNorth964.51 mi
24 hours14° 08' 35.7"946.94 miEast3° 51' 51.7"265.64 miNorth990.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KabweThu 11:38 AM199 km124 miles107 nmWest W
LusakaThu 11:38 AM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdolaThu 11:38 AM251 km156 miles136 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataThu 11:38 AM273 km170 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
KitweThu 11:38 AM297 km184 miles160 nmNorthwest NW
HarareThu 11:38 AM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LilongweThu 11:38 AM380 km236 miles205 nmEast E
ChitungwizaThu 11:38 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LubumbashiThu 11:38 AM442 km275 miles239 nmNorthwest NW
KasamaThu 11:38 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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