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 03:00:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||37° 35' ||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:
|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' 01.5"||997.20 mi||west||0° 11' 16.2"||12.91 mi||north||997.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 59.1"||806.90 mi||east||4° 33' 20.6"||313.05 mi||north||867.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:00 AM||179 km||111 miles||96 nm|| E|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:00 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| ESE|
|Dodoma||Fri 6:00 AM||204 km||126 miles||110 nm|| W|
|Arusha||Fri 6:00 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm|| NNW|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:00 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| NE|
|Nairobi||Fri 6:00 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| N|
|Mwanza||Fri 6:00 AM||661 km||410 miles||357 nm|| NW|
|Nakuru||Fri 6:00 AM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Fri 6:00 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| SE|
|Muyinga||Fri 5:00 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| WNW|
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