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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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 39' North
Longitude: 50° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.67 meters/second, 1604.4 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 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' 25.8"996.90 miwest0° 10' 28.0"11.99 minorth996.77 mi
24 hours11° 00' 04.1"754.26 mieast3° 56' 49.2"271.28 minorth797.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoThu 4:24 PM371 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoThu 4:24 PM434 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HargeisaThu 4:24 PM757 km471 miles409 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al MukallaThu 4:24 PM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenThu 4:24 PM845 km525 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuThu 4:24 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
DjiboutiThu 4:24 PM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehThu 4:24 PM957 km595 miles517 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraThu 4:24 PM969 km602 miles523 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ta'izzThu 4:24 PM980 km609 miles529 nmNorthwest NW
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