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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 = Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 1:08:00 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: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 35° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.80 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.6"1001.59 miWest0° 10' 59.4"12.59 miSouth1001.82 mi
24 hours11° 01' 52.4"759.77 miEast4° 30' 51.0"310.17 miSouth822.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arba MinchWed 4:08 AM273 km170 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
JimmaWed 4:08 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNortheast NE
JubaWed 4:08 AM403 km250 miles217 nmWest W
AwasaWed 4:08 AM412 km256 miles222 nmEast-northeast ENE
LiraWed 4:08 AM425 km264 miles229 nmSouthwest SW
GuluWed 4:08 AM427 km265 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
NekemteWed 4:08 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbaleWed 4:08 AM482 km300 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Addis AbabaWed 4:08 AM567 km353 miles306 nmNortheast NE
AdamaWed 4:08 AM575 km357 miles310 nmNortheast NE

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