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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 48' South, Longitude: 36° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.61 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 miles/hour or 860.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.50 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 28' 57.2"989.98 miwest0° 10' 27.5"11.98 minorth990.29 mi
24 hours12° 11' 38.1"833.56 mieast4° 20' 10.7"297.98 minorth889.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaSun 6:50 PM318 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dar es SalaamSun 6:50 PM342 km212 miles184 nmNortheast NE
KarongaSun 5:50 PM351 km218 miles189 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbeyaSun 6:50 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest W
Zanzibar CitySun 6:50 PM385 km240 miles208 nmNortheast NE
MzuzuSun 5:50 PM433 km269 miles234 nmSouthwest SW
ArushaSun 6:50 PM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth N
MombasaSun 6:50 PM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KasamaSun 5:50 PM647 km402 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
LilongweSun 5:50 PM668 km415 miles361 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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