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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, April 8, 2013 at 7:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 kilometres/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"1004.49 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.

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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
BarderaMon 10:50 AM436 km271 miles236 nmEast-northeast ENE
KisumuMon 10:50 AM446 km277 miles241 nmWest-southwest WSW
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

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