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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, July 20, 2018 at 15:54:00.

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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: 59%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, July 19, 2018 at 7:52 pm
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, July 27, 2018 at 8:20 pm

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 20, 2018 at 15:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 08' South, Longitude: 40° 22' East

The ground speed is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 kilometres/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 31.8"16.54 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.6"992.45 miWest0° 10' 12.0"11.68 miSouth992.28 mi
24 hours11° 14' 54.3"768.24 miEast3° 48' 38.7"261.93 miSouth807.25 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal TimeDistanceDirection
Dar es SalaamFri 6:54 pm282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Zanzibar CityFri 6:54 pm353 km219 miles191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniFri 6:54 pm425 km264 miles229 nmSoutheast SE
PembaFri 5:54 pm425 km264 miles229 nmSouth S
FomboniFri 6:54 pm508 km315 miles274 nmSoutheast SE
MutsamuduFri 6:54 pm554 km344 miles299 nmSoutheast SE
MombasaFri 6:54 pm567 km352 miles306 nmNorth N
DodomaFri 6:54 pm606 km377 miles327 nmWest-northwest WNW
MamoutzouFri 6:54 pm667 km414 miles360 nmSoutheast SE
NampulaFri 5:54 pm673 km418 miles364 nmSouth S

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