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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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 08' North, Longitude: 49° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 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' 55.7"1003.77 miwest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 minorth1003.77 mi
24 hours11° 07' 07.7"768.01 mieast4° 24' 35.6"303.04 minorth823.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoWed 3:44 PM450 km280 miles243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuWed 3:44 PM451 km280 miles244 nmWest-southwest WSW
KismayoWed 3:44 PM840 km522 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoWed 3:44 PM902 km561 miles487 nmNorth N
HargeisaWed 3:44 PM914 km568 miles493 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaWed 4:44 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmSoutheast SE
DjiboutiWed 3:44 PM1153 km716 miles622 nmNorthwest NW
AdenWed 3:44 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaWed 3:44 PM1332 km827 miles719 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 3:44 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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