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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: 18%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 36' South, Longitude: 40° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"1003.75 miwest0° 11' 57.0"13.69 minorth1003.89 mi
24 hours11° 24' 59.3"789.43 mieast4° 42' 05.7"323.06 minorth853.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarissaTue 3:34 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaTue 3:34 PM278 km173 miles150 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KismayoTue 3:34 PM290 km180 miles156 nmEast-northeast ENE
NairobiTue 3:34 PM384 km239 miles207 nmWest W
ArushaTue 3:34 PM444 km276 miles240 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruTue 3:34 PM487 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityTue 3:34 PM518 km322 miles279 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamTue 3:34 PM586 km364 miles317 nmSouth S
MogadishuTue 3:34 PM695 km432 miles375 nmNortheast NE
DodomaTue 3:34 PM711 km442 miles384 nmSouthwest SW
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