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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: 46%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 39' North, Longitude: 56° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.47 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.2"985.21 miwest0° 09' 08.3"10.47 minorth985.00 mi
24 hours11° 02' 12.1"747.78 mieast3° 21' 32.7"230.94 minorth777.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 4:46 PM276 km171 miles149 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahFri 5:46 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoFri 4:46 PM783 km486 miles423 nmWest W
Al MukallaFri 4:46 PM845 km525 miles456 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenFri 4:46 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmWest W
MuscatFri 5:46 PM1343 km834 miles725 nmNorth N
SanaFri 4:46 PM1375 km854 miles742 nmWest-northwest WNW
Abu DhabiFri 5:46 PM1431 km889 miles773 nmNorth N
DjiboutiFri 4:46 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmWest W
DubaiFri 5:46 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmNorth N
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