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 03:10:00 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 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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"||0.22 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 02.1"||997.27 mi||west||0° 11' 16.4"||12.91 mi||north||997.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 46.6"||806.70 mi||east||4° 33' 22.2"||313.08 mi||north||867.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dodoma||Fri 6:10 AM||64 km||40 miles||35 nm|| E|
|Arusha||Fri 6:10 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm|| NNE|
|Mbeya||Fri 6:10 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm|| SSW|
|Karonga||Fri 5:10 AM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm|| SSW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:10 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| E|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:10 AM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm|| E|
|Mwanza||Fri 6:10 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NNW|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:10 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| ENE|
|Nairobi||Fri 6:10 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| NNE|
|Mzuzu||Fri 5:10 AM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm|| SSW|
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