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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 47' North
Longitude: 44° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.28 meters/second, 1585.0 km/hour, 984.9 miles/hour or 855.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.41 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.9"984.77 miwest0° 09' 05.5"10.42 minorth984.55 mi
24 hours11° 02' 23.7"747.67 mieast3° 20' 16.3"229.48 minorth777.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdenFri 5:34 PM121 km75 miles65 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BerberaFri 5:34 PM152 km94 miles82 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DjiboutiFri 5:34 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest W
TadjouraFri 5:34 PM199 km124 miles108 nmWest W
Ta'izzFri 5:34 PM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ali SabiehFri 5:34 PM229 km142 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
AssabFri 5:34 PM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaFri 5:34 PM255 km159 miles138 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al HudaydahFri 5:34 PM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaFri 5:34 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW
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