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 13:34:00 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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 32.3"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.0"||996.83 mi||west||0° 10' 27.4"||11.98 mi||north||996.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 03.4"||754.19 mi||east||3° 56' 36.1"||271.04 mi||north||797.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Thu 4:34 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NNE|
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:34 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| WNW|
|Aden||Thu 4:34 PM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| NNW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:34 PM||703 km||437 miles||379 nm|| SSW|
|Djibouti||Thu 4:34 PM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 4:34 PM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| WNW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 4:34 PM||734 km||456 miles||397 nm|| WNW|
|Tadjoura||Thu 4:34 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NW|
|Ta'izz||Thu 4:34 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NW|
|Assab||Thu 4:34 PM||844 km||524 miles||455 nm|| NW|
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