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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: 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
NakuruWed 4:34 PM424 km263 miles229 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleWed 4:34 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSouthwest SW
GarissaWed 4:34 PM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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
KampalaWed 4:34 PM629 km391 miles340 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addis AbabaWed 4:34 PM651 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EntebbeWed 4:34 PM656 km408 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
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