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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 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° 22' 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"1003.76 miwest0° 11' 27.4"13.12 minorth1003.75 mi
24 hours11° 07' 18.4"768.21 mieast4° 24' 55.3"303.40 minorth823.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 4:24 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
GalkayoWed 3:24 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuWed 3:24 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest W
AdenWed 3:24 PM1494 km928 miles807 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 3:24 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorthwest NW
SanaWed 3:24 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaWed 3:24 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamWed 3:24 PM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiWed 3:24 PM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 3:24 PM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmSouthwest SW
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