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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 1:34:00 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: 27%

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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 17' North, Longitude: 37° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 57.2"1003.58 miWest0° 11' 25.3"13.08 miNorth1003.57 mi
24 hours11° 06' 43.4"767.37 miEast4° 23' 49.2"302.14 miNorth822.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arba MinchWed 4:34 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNorth N
NakuruWed 4:34 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AwasaWed 4:34 PM434 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MbaleWed 4:34 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
GarissaWed 4:34 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JimmaWed 4:34 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
NairobiWed 4:34 PM509 km316 miles275 nmSouth S
LiraWed 4:34 PM515 km320 miles278 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuluWed 4:34 PM571 km355 miles308 nmWest W
AdamaWed 4:34 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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