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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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 04' South, Longitude: 40° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 20.2"1001.99 miwest0° 11' 35.2"13.27 misouth1001.95 mi
24 hours11° 42' 25.2"807.74 mieast4° 33' 24.3"313.13 misouth863.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MombasaFri 5:18 AM66 km41 miles36 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 5:18 AM260 km162 miles141 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamFri 5:18 AM323 km201 miles174 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GarissaFri 5:18 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth N
ArushaFri 5:18 AM407 km253 miles220 nmWest W
KismayoFri 5:18 AM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NairobiFri 5:18 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorthwest NW
DodomaFri 5:18 AM553 km344 miles299 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruFri 5:18 AM625 km389 miles338 nmNorthwest NW
MwanzaFri 5:18 AM836 km520 miles452 nmWest-northwest WNW

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