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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 2:36:00 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 14:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 47' North, Longitude: 44° 30' 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 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.9"984.70 miWest0° 09' 05.4"10.41 miNorth984.48 mi
24 hours11° 02' 24.1"747.62 miEast3° 20' 14.9"229.44 miNorth777.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdenFri 5:36 PM126 km78 miles68 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ObockFri 5:36 PM133 km83 miles72 nmWest W
DjiboutiFri 5:36 PM149 km92 miles80 nmWest W
BerberaFri 5:36 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TadjouraFri 5:36 PM176 km109 miles95 nmWest W
Ta'izzFri 5:36 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Ali SabiehFri 5:36 PM207 km129 miles112 nmWest-southwest WSW
DorraFri 5:36 PM224 km139 miles121 nmWest W
AssabFri 5:36 PM235 km146 miles127 nmNorthwest NW
DikhilFri 5:36 PM244 km152 miles132 nmWest-southwest WSW

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