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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: 77%

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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' South, Longitude: 46° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.33 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 35.8"996.02 miwest0° 11' 11.0"12.81 misouth995.90 mi
24 hours12° 00' 06.0"823.85 mieast4° 17' 56.4"295.45 misouth870.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduFri 3:40 AM607 km377 miles328 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 3:40 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouFri 3:40 AM646 km401 miles349 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniFri 3:40 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntsirananaFri 3:40 AM652 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamFri 3:40 AM797 km495 miles430 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 3:40 AM814 km506 miles439 nmWest W
MombasaFri 3:40 AM826 km514 miles446 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoFri 3:40 AM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuFri 3:40 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth N
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