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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, March 28, 2014 at 7:30:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 55' South, Longitude: 36° 37' East

The ground speed is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.5 kilometres/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.58 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 27' 42.6"995.00 miWest0° 11' 18.0"12.94 miNorth995.25 mi
24 hours12° 48' 23.9"881.13 miEast4° 37' 48.6"318.15 miNorth939.37 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DodomaFri 10:30 AM100 km62 miles54 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArushaFri 10:30 AM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
Zanzibar CityFri 10:30 AM287 km178 miles155 nmEast E
Dar es SalaamFri 10:30 AM312 km194 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
MombasaFri 10:30 AM398 km247 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
TaboraFri 10:30 AM434 km269 miles234 nmWest-northwest WNW
MbeyaFri 10:30 AM480 km298 miles259 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiFri 10:30 AM514 km319 miles277 nmNorth N
KarongaFri 9:30 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MwanzaFri 10:30 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNorthwest NW

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