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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: 16%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 23' South, Longitude: 37° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.57 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.39 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.2"983.23 miwest0° 10' 02.1"11.50 minorth983.56 mi
24 hours13° 04' 02.8"889.18 mieast4° 16' 27.6"293.76 minorth941.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarongaThu 8:30 AM420 km261 miles227 nmWest W
MzuzuThu 8:30 AM424 km263 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamThu 9:30 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Zanzibar CityThu 9:30 AM493 km307 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbeyaThu 9:30 AM498 km309 miles269 nmWest-northwest WNW
DodomaThu 9:30 AM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaThu 8:30 AM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LilongweThu 8:30 AM587 km365 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniThu 9:30 AM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChipataThu 8:30 AM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-southwest WSW
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