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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 55' South
Longitude: 35° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.15 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 12.4"0.24 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 28' 13.7"995.67 miwest0° 12' 29.3"14.30 misouth995.58 mi
24 hours13° 00' 12.3"894.73 mieast4° 49' 54.8"332.08 misouth949.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaSun 11:18 AM42 km26 miles23 nmSoutheast SE
ArushaSun 11:18 AM312 km194 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbeyaSun 11:18 AM397 km247 miles214 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Zanzibar CitySun 11:18 AM415 km258 miles224 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamSun 11:18 AM435 km271 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
MwanzaSun 11:18 AM471 km293 miles254 nmNorthwest NW
KarongaSun 10:18 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MombasaSun 11:18 AM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiSun 11:18 AM535 km332 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakuruSun 11:18 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth N
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