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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 13:24:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.8"||996.90 mi||west||0° 10' 28.0"||11.99 mi||north||996.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 04.1"||754.26 mi||east||3° 56' 49.2"||271.28 mi||north||797.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Thu 4:24 PM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm|| NNW|
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:24 PM||757 km||471 miles||409 nm|| WNW|
|Aden||Thu 4:24 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| NW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:24 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| SW|
|Djibouti||Thu 4:24 PM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm|| WNW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 4:24 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| WNW|
|Tadjoura||Thu 4:24 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| WNW|
|Ta'izz||Thu 4:24 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| NW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 4:24 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Thu 4:24 PM||1105 km||687 miles||597 nm|| NW|
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