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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 = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 1:46:00 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: 46%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 13:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 39' North, Longitude: 56° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 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"985.15 miWest0° 09' 08.5"10.47 miNorth984.94 mi
24 hours11° 02' 11.9"747.73 miEast3° 21' 34.6"230.96 miNorth777.86 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 PM303 km188 miles164 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahFri 5:46 PM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoFri 4:46 PM812 km505 miles438 nmWest W
Al MukallaFri 4:46 PM872 km542 miles471 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenFri 4:46 PM1267 km787 miles684 nmWest W
MuscatFri 5:46 PM1338 km832 miles723 nmNorth N
SanaFri 4:46 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmWest-northwest WNW
Abu DhabiFri 5:46 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth N
DjiboutiFri 4:46 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmWest W
DubaiFri 5:46 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth N

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