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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 11:46:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 92%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 18' North, Longitude: 36° 44' East

The ground speed is currently 449.09 meters/second, 1616.7 kilometres/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 01.3"1004.50 miWest0° 11' 26.9"13.11 miSouth1004.65 mi
24 hours11° 16' 10.5"778.90 miEast4° 37' 35.4"317.88 miSouth841.65 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NakuruWed 2:46 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleWed 2:46 AM316 km196 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
KisumuWed 2:46 AM345 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiWed 2:46 AM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
Arba MinchWed 2:46 AM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LiraWed 2:46 AM428 km266 miles231 nmWest W
GarissaWed 2:46 AM444 km276 miles240 nmSoutheast SE
GuluWed 2:46 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest W
KampalaWed 2:46 AM512 km318 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
EntebbeWed 2:46 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW

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