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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 41' North, Longitude: 48° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.64 meters/second, 1604.3 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"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.9"996.83 miwest0° 10' 27.5"11.98 minorth996.70 mi
24 hours11° 00' 03.3"754.19 mieast3° 56' 36.1"271.04 minorth797.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoThu 4:34 PM136 km84 miles73 nmSouthwest SW
BosasoThu 4:34 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerberaThu 4:34 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaThu 4:34 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenThu 4:34 PM672 km417 miles363 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuThu 4:34 PM703 km437 miles379 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiThu 4:34 PM707 km440 miles382 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 4:34 PM720 km447 miles389 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dire DawaThu 4:34 PM734 km456 miles397 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraThu 4:34 PM744 km462 miles402 nmNorthwest NW
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