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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 16, 2013 at 12:44:00 PM.

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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: 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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 07' North, Longitude: 49° 31' 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"1003.71 miWest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 miNorth1003.70 mi
24 hours11° 07' 08.3"767.97 miEast4° 24' 36.6"303.04 miNorth823.40 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 PM465 km289 miles251 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuWed 3:44 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
KismayoWed 3:44 PM867 km539 miles468 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoWed 3:44 PM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth N
HargeisaWed 3:44 PM933 km580 miles504 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaWed 4:44 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmSoutheast SE
DjiboutiWed 3:44 PM1171 km727 miles632 nmNorthwest NW
AdenWed 3:44 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaWed 3:44 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 3:44 PM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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