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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: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' South, Longitude: 42° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.7"1002.11 miwest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 misouth1002.07 mi
24 hours11° 42' 11.8"807.58 mieast4° 33' 29.3"313.24 misouth863.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MombasaFri 5:08 AM335 km208 miles181 nmWest W
KismayoFri 5:08 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth N
Zanzibar CityFri 5:08 AM453 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamFri 5:08 AM487 km302 miles263 nmSouthwest SW
GarissaFri 5:08 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorthwest NW
ArushaFri 5:08 AM672 km418 miles363 nmWest W
NairobiFri 5:08 AM721 km448 miles389 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuFri 5:08 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DodomaFri 5:08 AM806 km501 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruFri 5:08 AM844 km524 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
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