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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: 36%
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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 34' North
Longitude: 57° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.7 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"997.10 miwest0° 10' 29.4"12.02 minorth996.96 mi
24 hours11° 00' 06.7"754.46 mieast3° 57' 28.0"272.03 minorth798.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaThu 4:54 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuThu 3:54 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenThu 3:54 PM1533 km952 miles828 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiThu 3:54 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaThu 3:54 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleThu 5:54 PM1764 km1096 miles952 nmEast-southeast ESE
MuscatThu 4:54 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiThu 4:54 PM1907 km1185 miles1029 nmNorth N
DubaiThu 4:54 PM1979 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth N
MumbaiThu 6:24 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmNortheast NE
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