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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 31' South, Longitude: 45° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.37 meters/second, 1603.3 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 29' 42.6"996.16 miwest0° 11' 28.6"13.14 minorth996.43 mi
24 hours11° 55' 47.6"819.87 mieast4° 40' 23.9"321.11 minorth883.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniSun 10:50 AM622 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduSun 10:50 AM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth S
FomboniSun 10:50 AM666 km414 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamSun 10:50 AM688 km427 miles371 nmWest W
MamoutzouSun 10:50 AM693 km431 miles374 nmSouth S
Zanzibar CitySun 10:50 AM699 km434 miles377 nmWest W
MombasaSun 10:50 AM701 km436 miles379 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoSun 10:50 AM756 km470 miles408 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarissaSun 10:50 AM935 km581 miles505 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuSun 10:50 AM947 km589 miles511 nmNorth N

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