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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 phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 32' South
Longitude: 31° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.57 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.35 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 25' 25.4"980.99 miwest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 minorth981.35 mi
24 hours13° 33' 01.0"921.60 mieast4° 31' 47.1"311.32 minorth978.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KasamaFri 12:32 PM33 km20 miles18 nmNorth N
MbeyaFri 1:32 PM307 km190 miles166 nmNortheast NE
KarongaFri 12:32 PM307 km191 miles166 nmEast-northeast ENE
MzuzuFri 12:32 PM325 km202 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChipataFri 12:32 PM379 km236 miles205 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdolaFri 12:32 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouthwest SW
KitweFri 12:32 PM411 km255 miles222 nmSouthwest SW
LubumbashiFri 12:32 PM424 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 12:32 PM475 km295 miles256 nmSoutheast SE
KabweFri 12:32 PM525 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
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