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 13:52:00 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 13:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 53' ||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:
|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' 26.2"||996.71 mi||west||0° 10' 26.7"||11.96 mi||north||996.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 02.0"||754.07 mi||east||3° 56' 12.6"||270.59 mi||north||797.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:52 PM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 4:52 PM||303 km||189 miles||164 nm|| NW|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 4:52 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Thu 4:52 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| N|
|Tadjoura||Thu 4:52 PM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NNW|
|Adama||Thu 4:52 PM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm|| W|
|Aden||Thu 4:52 PM||577 km||358 miles||311 nm|| NNE|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 4:52 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| WNW|
|Assab||Thu 4:52 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| NNW|
|Ta'izz||Thu 4:52 PM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| N|
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