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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 04' North, Longitude: 54° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.1"1003.82 miwest0° 11' 27.4"13.12 minorth1003.82 mi
24 hours11° 07' 17.8"768.25 mieast4° 24' 54.3"303.40 minorth823.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoWed 3:24 PM845 km525 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaWed 4:24 PM863 km536 miles466 nmSouth S
MogadishuWed 3:24 PM980 km609 miles529 nmWest W
AdenWed 3:24 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 3:24 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorthwest NW
SanaWed 3:24 PM1738 km1080 miles939 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaWed 3:24 PM1821 km1131 miles983 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamWed 3:24 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiWed 3:24 PM1982 km1231 miles1070 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 3:24 PM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmSouthwest SW
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