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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: 58%
Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 15' South
Longitude: 39° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.9"997.12 miwest0° 11' 16.0"12.90 minorth997.39 mi
24 hours11° 44' 11.8"807.09 mieast4° 33' 18.9"313.02 minorth868.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Zanzibar CityFri 5:50 AM89 km56 miles48 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamFri 5:50 AM101 km63 miles55 nmSouthwest SW
MombasaFri 5:50 AM245 km152 miles132 nmNorth N
DodomaFri 5:50 AM471 km293 miles254 nmWest W
ArushaFri 5:50 AM486 km302 miles262 nmNorthwest NW
GarissaFri 5:50 AM641 km399 miles346 nmNorth N
NairobiFri 5:50 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniFri 5:50 AM702 km436 miles379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KismayoFri 5:50 AM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbeyaFri 5:50 AM780 km485 miles421 nmWest-southwest WSW
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