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 13:36:00 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 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 41' ||North|
|Longitude: ||47° 46' ||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' 32.4"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.9"||996.82 mi||west||0° 10' 27.4"||11.98 mi||north||996.68 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 03.3"||754.18 mi||east||3° 56' 33.6"||270.99 mi||north||797.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bosaso||Thu 4:36 PM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm|| NNE|
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:36 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| WNW|
|Aden||Thu 4:36 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Thu 4:36 PM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 4:36 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| NW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:36 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 4:36 PM||683 km||425 miles||369 nm|| WNW|
|Tadjoura||Thu 4:36 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| NW|
|Ta'izz||Thu 4:36 PM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm|| NNW|
|Assab||Thu 4:36 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| NW|
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