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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 Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 08:00:00 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: 3%

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 Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 12' South, Longitude: 42° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.1"1000.74 miwest0° 11' 44.6"13.45 minorth1000.87 mi
24 hours12° 37' 46.9"873.42 mieast4° 39' 30.6"320.08 minorth930.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KismayoSat 11:00 AM101 km63 miles54 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarissaSat 11:00 AM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-northwest WNW
MombasaSat 11:00 AM422 km262 miles228 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuSat 11:00 AM501 km312 miles271 nmNortheast NE
NairobiSat 11:00 AM597 km371 miles322 nmWest W
Zanzibar CitySat 11:00 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArushaSat 11:00 AM659 km409 miles356 nmWest-southwest WSW
NakuruSat 11:00 AM687 km427 miles371 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSat 11:00 AM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DodomaSat 11:00 AM902 km561 miles487 nmSouthwest SW

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