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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 32' South
Longitude: 40° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.57 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.7"987.73 miwest0° 11' 06.3"12.72 minorth988.05 mi
24 hours13° 17' 41.2"909.51 mieast4° 37' 50.7"318.23 minorth967.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamFri 11:30 AM255 km159 miles138 nmNorthwest NW
Zanzibar CityFri 11:30 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniFri 11:30 AM440 km274 miles238 nmSoutheast SE
MombasaFri 11:30 AM512 km318 miles277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduFri 11:30 AM560 km348 miles302 nmSoutheast SE
DodomaFri 11:30 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW
MamoutzouFri 11:30 AM673 km418 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
NampulaFri 10:30 AM748 km465 miles404 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbeyaFri 11:30 AM813 km505 miles439 nmWest W
GarissaFri 11:30 AM904 km561 miles488 nmNorth N
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