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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: 14%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 01' South
Longitude: 35° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.57 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.50 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.0"989.98 miwest0° 11' 16.9"12.92 minorth990.30 mi
24 hours12° 49' 44.3"878.79 mieast4° 37' 44.8"318.11 minorth938.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaSat 3:32 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
MbeyaSat 3:32 PM250 km156 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
KarongaSat 2:32 PM276 km172 miles149 nmSouthwest SW
MzuzuSat 2:32 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dar es SalaamSat 3:32 PM434 km270 miles234 nmEast-northeast ENE
Zanzibar CitySat 3:32 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArushaSat 3:32 PM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KasamaSat 2:32 PM537 km334 miles290 nmWest-southwest WSW
MombasaSat 3:32 PM633 km394 miles342 nmNortheast NE
MwanzaSat 3:32 PM676 km420 miles365 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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