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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 = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:54:00 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: 36%

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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 34' North, Longitude: 58° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.62 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.5"997.03 miWest0° 10' 29.5"12.02 miNorth996.90 mi
24 hours11° 00' 06.8"754.41 miEast3° 57' 29.5"272.03 miNorth798.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuThu 3:54 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaThu 4:54 PM1382 km859 miles746 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuThu 3:54 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenThu 3:54 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiThu 3:54 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 5:54 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmEast-southeast ESE
SanaThu 3:54 PM1753 km1089 miles946 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatThu 4:54 PM1776 km1103 miles959 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiThu 4:54 PM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiThu 4:54 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth N

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