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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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 24' North, Longitude: 38° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.3"1004.56 miwest0° 11' 20.7"12.99 minorth1004.60 mi
24 hours11° 19' 21.4"783.01 mieast4° 26' 13.5"304.90 minorth838.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GarissaMon 10:50 AM261 km162 miles141 nmSoutheast SE
NakuruMon 10:50 AM303 km189 miles164 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiMon 10:50 AM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleMon 10:50 AM450 km279 miles243 nmWest W
KismayoMon 10:50 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-southeast ESE
ArushaMon 10:50 AM556 km346 miles300 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LiraMon 10:50 AM598 km371 miles323 nmWest W
MombasaMon 10:50 AM625 km389 miles338 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KampalaMon 10:50 AM637 km396 miles344 nmWest W
EntebbeMon 10:50 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
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