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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: 43%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 24' South, Longitude: 55° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 37.7"989.16 miwest0° 10' 30.5"12.04 minorth989.48 mi
24 hours11° 53' 11.5"811.24 mieast4° 21' 04.6"299.03 minorth868.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 7:00 AM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
Port LouisFri 7:00 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 7:00 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmSouth S
MoroniFri 6:00 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoFri 6:00 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuFri 6:00 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 6:00 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 9:00 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmEast E
DodomaFri 6:00 AM2205 km1370 miles1191 nmWest W
NairobiFri 6:00 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmWest-northwest WNW
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