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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 06' South, Longitude: 38° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 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' 19.9"1001.94 miwest0° 11' 35.1"13.27 misouth1001.91 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.0"807.94 mieast4° 33' 19.9"313.04 misouth863.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MombasaFri 5:28 AM173 km107 miles93 nmEast E
ArushaFri 5:28 AM179 km111 miles97 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityFri 5:28 AM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamFri 5:28 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NairobiFri 5:28 AM343 km213 miles185 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DodomaFri 5:28 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
GarissaFri 5:28 AM437 km272 miles236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakuruFri 5:28 AM477 km296 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MwanzaFri 5:28 AM605 km376 miles327 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoFri 5:28 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE

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