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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 Monday, March 25, 2013 at 20:26:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 25, 2013 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 25' North, Longitude: 35° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.8"1003.82 miwest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 misouth1003.95 mi
24 hours11° 45' 32.3"813.13 mieast4° 41' 38.9"322.53 misouth874.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbaleMon 11:26 PM118 km74 miles64 nmWest-southwest WSW
KisumuMon 11:26 PM175 km109 miles94 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakuruMon 11:26 PM215 km134 miles116 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiraMon 11:26 PM270 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
KampalaMon 11:26 PM314 km195 miles170 nmWest-southwest WSW
EntebbeMon 11:26 PM338 km210 miles183 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiMon 11:26 PM350 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuluMon 11:26 PM354 km220 miles191 nmWest-northwest WNW
MwanzaMon 11:26 PM504 km313 miles272 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GarissaMon 11:26 PM538 km334 miles290 nmEast-southeast ESE

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