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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 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 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° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.32 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' 35.7"996.08 miwest0° 11' 11.0"12.81 misouth995.96 mi
24 hours12° 00' 07.4"823.93 mieast4° 17' 55.2"295.45 misouth870.96 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 AM596 km371 miles322 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 3:40 AM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniFri 3:40 AM636 km395 miles344 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouFri 3:40 AM640 km398 miles345 nmSouth S
AntsirananaFri 3:40 AM666 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamFri 3:40 AM767 km477 miles414 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 3:40 AM784 km487 miles423 nmWest W
MombasaFri 3:40 AM799 km497 miles432 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoFri 3:40 AM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuFri 3:40 AM1014 km630 miles547 nmNorth N
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