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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: 37%
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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 51' North
Longitude: 33° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.47 meters/second, 1603.7 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 865.9 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' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.5"996.43 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.92 minorth996.29 mi
24 hours10° 59' 59.1"753.80 mieast3° 55' 17.7"269.54 minorth796.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalThu 5:34 PM291 km181 miles157 nmNorthwest NW
JubaThu 5:34 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSouthwest SW
Addis AbabaThu 5:34 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
Bahir DarThu 5:34 PM577 km358 miles311 nmNortheast NE
GuluThu 5:34 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KostiThu 5:34 PM598 km372 miles323 nmNorth N
AdamaThu 5:34 PM618 km384 miles333 nmEast E
LiraThu 5:34 PM627 km390 miles339 nmSouth S
WauThu 5:34 PM631 km392 miles341 nmWest W
GondarThu 5:34 PM667 km415 miles360 nmNortheast NE
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