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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, May 31, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.9"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 00.9"||997.12 mi||west||0° 11' 16.0"||12.90 mi||north||997.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 11.8"||807.09 mi||east||4° 33' 18.9"||313.02 mi||north||868.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zanzibar City||Fri 5:50 AM||89 km||56 miles||48 nm|| W|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:50 AM||101 km||63 miles||55 nm|| SW|
|Mombasa||Fri 5:50 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| N|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:50 AM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| W|
|Arusha||Fri 5:50 AM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| NW|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:50 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Fri 5:50 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SSE|
|Nakuru||Fri 5:50 AM||788 km||490 miles||425 nm|| NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 5:50 AM||814 km||506 miles||440 nm|| SE|
|Mwanza||Fri 5:50 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| WNW|
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