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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, May 31, 2013 at 3:00:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 57%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 13' South, Longitude: 37° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 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' 01.4"997.12 miWest0° 11' 16.2"12.91 miNorth997.38 mi
24 hours11° 44' 00.5"806.86 miEast4° 33' 20.5"313.03 miNorth867.91 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 6:00 AM149 km92 miles80 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamFri 6:00 AM172 km107 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
DodomaFri 6:00 AM233 km145 miles126 nmWest W
MombasaFri 6:00 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNortheast NE
ArushaFri 6:00 AM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiFri 6:00 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MbeyaFri 6:00 AM569 km354 miles307 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaFri 5:00 AM597 km371 miles322 nmSouthwest SW
GarissaFri 6:00 AM667 km415 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NakuruFri 6:00 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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