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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 13:52:00 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:

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"996.71 miwest0° 10' 26.7"11.96 minorth996.58 mi
24 hours11° 00' 02.0"754.07 mieast3° 56' 12.6"270.59 minorth797.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HargeisaThu 4:52 PM203 km126 miles110 nmNorth N
Dire DawaThu 4:52 PM303 km189 miles164 nmNorthwest NW
BerberaThu 4:52 PM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ali SabiehThu 4:52 PM400 km248 miles216 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GalkayoThu 4:52 PM405 km252 miles219 nmEast-southeast ESE
DjiboutiThu 4:52 PM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth N
TadjouraThu 4:52 PM462 km287 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaThu 4:52 PM516 km321 miles279 nmWest W
AdenThu 4:52 PM577 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addis AbabaThu 4:52 PM583 km362 miles315 nmWest-northwest WNW
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