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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: 57%

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 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 01.5"997.20 miwest0° 11' 16.2"12.91 minorth997.46 mi
24 hours11° 43' 59.1"806.90 mieast4° 33' 20.6"313.05 minorth867.95 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 AM179 km111 miles96 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamFri 6:00 AM200 km124 miles108 nmEast-southeast ESE
DodomaFri 6:00 AM204 km126 miles110 nmWest W
ArushaFri 6:00 AM329 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaFri 6:00 AM333 km207 miles180 nmNortheast NE
MbeyaFri 6:00 AM544 km338 miles294 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiFri 6:00 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNorth N
KarongaFri 5:00 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSouthwest SW
MwanzaFri 6:00 AM661 km410 miles357 nmNorthwest NW
NakuruFri 6:00 AM674 km419 miles364 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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