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 13:44:00 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.1"||996.77 mi||west||0° 10' 27.1"||11.97 mi||north||996.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 02.7"||754.12 mi||east||3° 56' 23.1"||270.79 mi||north||797.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:44 PM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm|| NW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 4:44 PM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm|| WNW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 4:44 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Thu 4:44 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NW|
|Bosaso||Thu 4:44 PM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| NE|
|Tadjoura||Thu 4:44 PM||555 km||345 miles||299 nm|| NW|
|Aden||Thu 4:44 PM||574 km||356 miles||310 nm|| N|
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:44 PM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm|| S|
|Assab||Thu 4:44 PM||677 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NNW|
|Ta'izz||Thu 4:44 PM||679 km||422 miles||366 nm|| NNW|
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