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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
MzuzuFri 12:32 PM325 km202 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
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
LusakaFri 12:32 PM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DodomaFri 1:32 PM695 km432 miles375 nmNortheast NE
GitegaFri 12:32 PM797 km495 miles431 nmNorth N
HarareFri 12:32 PM808 km502 miles436 nmSouth S
BujumburaFri 12:32 PM818 km508 miles442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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