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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' South, Longitude: 55° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 meters/second, 1591.9 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"989.08 miwest0° 10' 30.5"12.04 minorth989.40 mi
24 hours11° 53' 12.9"811.20 mieast4° 21' 03.8"299.00 minorth868.59 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 AM530 km330 miles286 nmNorth N
Port LouisFri 7:00 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 7:00 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmSouth S
AntananarivoFri 6:00 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniFri 6:00 AM1390 km864 miles750 nmWest-southwest WSW
MogadishuFri 6:00 AM1714 km1065 miles925 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 6:00 AM1836 km1141 miles992 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 9:00 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmEast E
DodomaFri 6:00 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmWest W
NairobiFri 6:00 AM2281 km1417 miles1232 nmWest-northwest WNW
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