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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 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 32' South, Longitude: 31° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.56 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' 25.3"980.91 miwest0° 10' 43.2"12.28 minorth981.27 mi
24 hours13° 33' 02.8"921.55 mieast4° 31' 45.9"311.27 minorth978.18 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 PM44 km27 miles24 nmNorthwest NW
KarongaFri 12:32 PM279 km173 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbeyaFri 1:32 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNortheast NE
MzuzuFri 12:32 PM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChipataFri 12:32 PM368 km228 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NdolaFri 12:32 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSouthwest SW
KitweFri 12:32 PM434 km270 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
LubumbashiFri 12:32 PM452 km281 miles244 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweFri 12:32 PM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KabweFri 12:32 PM542 km337 miles293 nmSouthwest SW
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