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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, April 8, 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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 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° 29' 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.3"1004.49 miwest0° 11' 20.8"12.99 minorth1004.53 mi
24 hours11° 19' 21.6"782.96 mieast4° 26' 14.0"304.89 minorth838.81 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 AM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NakuruMon 10:50 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiMon 10:50 AM350 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleMon 10:50 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
KismayoMon 10:50 AM493 km306 miles266 nmEast-southeast ESE
Arba MinchMon 10:50 AM522 km324 miles282 nmNorth N
ArushaMon 10:50 AM566 km352 miles305 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MombasaMon 10:50 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AwasaMon 10:50 AM625 km388 miles337 nmNorth N
LiraMon 10:50 AM628 km390 miles339 nmWest W

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