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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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 47' North, Longitude: 44° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.27 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"984.75 miwest0° 09' 05.3"10.41 minorth984.54 mi
24 hours11° 02' 24.3"747.67 mieast3° 20' 13.2"229.42 minorth777.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DjiboutiFri 5:36 PM120 km74 miles65 nmWest W
AdenFri 5:36 PM143 km89 miles77 nmNortheast NE
TadjouraFri 5:36 PM147 km91 miles79 nmWest W
BerberaFri 5:36 PM172 km107 miles93 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Ali SabiehFri 5:36 PM180 km112 miles97 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ta'izzFri 5:36 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNorth N
AssabFri 5:36 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaFri 5:36 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
Dire DawaFri 5:36 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouthwest SW
Al HudaydahFri 5:36 PM361 km224 miles195 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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