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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 13:36:00 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:

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"996.82 miwest0° 10' 27.4"11.98 minorth996.68 mi
24 hours11° 00' 03.3"754.18 mieast3° 56' 33.6"270.99 minorth797.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoThu 4:36 PM427 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HargeisaThu 4:36 PM457 km284 miles247 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenThu 4:36 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiThu 4:36 PM666 km414 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehThu 4:36 PM675 km419 miles364 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuThu 4:36 PM680 km423 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Dire DawaThu 4:36 PM683 km425 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraThu 4:36 PM702 km436 miles379 nmNorthwest NW
Ta'izzThu 4:36 PM770 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AssabThu 4:36 PM806 km501 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
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