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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 08:20:00 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 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 26' South, Longitude: 38° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.46 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.61 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.9"996.37 miwest0° 11' 29.4"13.16 minorth996.64 mi
24 hours11° 55' 20.1"819.50 mieast4° 40' 33.6"321.30 minorth882.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Zanzibar CitySun 11:20 AM108 km67 miles58 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSun 11:20 AM122 km76 miles66 nmEast-southeast ESE
DodomaSun 11:20 AM279 km173 miles151 nmWest W
MombasaSun 11:20 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ArushaSun 11:20 AM380 km236 miles205 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiSun 11:20 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MbeyaSun 11:20 AM596 km370 miles322 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaSun 10:20 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSouthwest SW
GarissaSun 11:20 AM678 km422 miles366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakuruSun 11:20 AM719 km447 miles388 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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