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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: 8%
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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 05' South
Longitude: 48° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1601.0 km/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 27' 41.3"994.77 miwest0° 11' 16.3"12.91 minorth995.02 mi
24 hours12° 48' 50.4"881.45 mieast4° 37' 25.6"317.73 minorth939.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 10:40 AM799 km496 miles431 nmEast-northeast ENE
MutsamuduFri 9:40 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouFri 9:40 AM819 km509 miles442 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 9:40 AM833 km517 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
KismayoFri 9:40 AM906 km563 miles489 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuFri 9:40 AM960 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MombasaFri 9:40 AM992 km617 miles536 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 9:40 AM1010 km628 miles546 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 9:40 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmWest W
NairobiFri 9:40 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmWest-northwest WNW
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