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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, March 28, 2014 at 07:30:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 of the movement is currently 444.85 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.1 miles/hour or 864.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
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.

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
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
NakuruFri 10:30 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNorth N

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