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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

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 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 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° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.10 meters/second, 1552.0 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' 01.2"964.22 miwest0° 08' 36.0"9.86 minorth964.59 mi
24 hours14° 08' 34.2"946.99 mieast3° 51' 54.0"265.70 minorth990.81 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 AM170 km106 miles92 nmWest W
LusakaThu 11:38 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-southwest WSW
NdolaThu 11:38 AM231 km144 miles125 nmNorthwest NW
KitweThu 11:38 AM275 km171 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
ChipataThu 11:38 AM300 km186 miles162 nmEast-northeast ENE
HarareThu 11:38 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LilongweThu 11:38 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast E
LubumbashiThu 11:38 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
KasamaThu 11:38 AM495 km307 miles267 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GweruThu 11:38 AM543 km337 miles293 nmSouth S
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