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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 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 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° 24' 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 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.9"989.63 miwest0° 10' 32.4"12.08 minorth989.95 mi
24 hours11° 52' 07.0"810.35 mieast4° 21' 38.0"299.67 minorth867.95 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 AM269 km167 miles145 nmSouth S
FomboniFri 6:50 AM336 km209 miles182 nmSouth S
MutsamuduFri 6:50 AM339 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MamoutzouFri 6:50 AM438 km272 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamFri 6:50 AM528 km328 miles285 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zanzibar CityFri 6:50 AM577 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
MombasaFri 6:50 AM708 km440 miles382 nmNorthwest NW
NampulaFri 5:50 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
DodomaFri 6:50 AM911 km566 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
KismayoFri 6:50 AM989 km614 miles534 nmNorth N
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