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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.1"996.70 miwest0° 10' 27.1"11.97 minorth996.56 mi
24 hours11° 00' 02.7"754.07 mieast3° 56' 23.1"270.77 minorth797.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoThu 4:44 PM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
HargeisaThu 4:44 PM282 km175 miles152 nmNorthwest NW
BerberaThu 4:44 PM315 km196 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaThu 4:44 PM484 km301 miles261 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehThu 4:44 PM512 km318 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiThu 4:44 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorthwest NW
BosasoThu 4:44 PM540 km336 miles292 nmNortheast NE
TadjouraThu 4:44 PM555 km345 miles299 nmNorthwest NW
AdenThu 4:44 PM574 km356 miles310 nmNorth N
MogadishuThu 4:44 PM630 km391 miles340 nmSouth S

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