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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 3° 06' North
Longitude: 51° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 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' 55.4"1003.79 miwest0° 11' 27.0"13.11 minorth1003.79 mi
24 hours11° 07' 11.7"768.11 mieast4° 24' 43.1"303.18 minorth823.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoWed 3:36 PM581 km361 miles314 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuWed 3:36 PM661 km411 miles357 nmWest W
BosasoWed 3:36 PM931 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VictoriaWed 4:36 PM977 km607 miles528 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdenWed 3:36 PM1274 km791 miles688 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiWed 3:36 PM1291 km802 miles697 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaWed 3:36 PM1523 km947 miles823 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 3:36 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiWed 3:36 PM1671 km1038 miles902 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dar es SalaamWed 3:36 PM1718 km1068 miles928 nmSouthwest SW
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