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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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 14' South
Longitude: 40° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.46 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.6"989.72 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 minorth990.04 mi
24 hours11° 51' 54.2"810.18 mieast4° 21' 44.6"299.80 minorth867.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamFri 7:00 AM326 km202 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniFri 7:00 AM371 km231 miles200 nmSoutheast SE
Zanzibar CityFri 7:00 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduFri 7:00 AM495 km307 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
MombasaFri 7:00 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MamoutzouFri 7:00 AM608 km378 miles328 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaFri 7:00 AM670 km416 miles362 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaFri 6:00 AM677 km421 miles366 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbeyaFri 7:00 AM829 km515 miles447 nmWest W
LilongweFri 6:00 AM946 km588 miles511 nmSouthwest SW
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