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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: 42%

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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 16' South, Longitude: 43° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.42 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.7 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.9"989.55 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.07 minorth989.87 mi
24 hours11° 52' 08.4"810.31 mieast4° 21' 37.2"299.64 minorth867.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MoroniFri 6:50 AM272 km169 miles147 nmSouth S
MutsamuduFri 6:50 AM331 km205 miles179 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FomboniFri 6:50 AM334 km208 miles180 nmSouth S
MamoutzouFri 6:50 AM425 km264 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamFri 6:50 AM554 km344 miles299 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityFri 6:50 AM601 km374 miles325 nmNorthwest NW
MombasaFri 6:50 AM726 km451 miles392 nmNorthwest NW
NampulaFri 5:50 AM806 km501 miles435 nmSouthwest SW
DodomaFri 6:50 AM939 km583 miles507 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoFri 6:50 AM992 km617 miles536 nmNorth N
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