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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 1:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 36%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 44' North, Longitude: 44° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.61 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.2"996.65 miWest0° 10' 26.7"11.96 miNorth996.52 mi
24 hours11° 00' 02.0"754.03 miEast3° 56' 14.1"270.60 miNorth797.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DegehaburThu 4:52 PM85 km53 miles46 nmNorthwest NW
Kebri DaharThu 4:52 PM111 km69 miles60 nmSouth S
HargeisaThu 4:52 PM203 km126 miles109 nmNorth N
BerberaThu 4:52 PM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dire DawaThu 4:52 PM326 km203 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
GalkayoThu 4:52 PM377 km234 miles203 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ali SabiehThu 4:52 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilThu 4:52 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiThu 4:52 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TadjouraThu 4:52 PM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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