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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: 83%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 42' North
Longitude: 48° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.01 meters/second, 1512.0 km/hour, 939.5 miles/hour or 816.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.2"939.28 miwest0° 01' 05.1"1.24 minorth939.23 mi
24 hours11° 41' 40.6"756.89 mieast0° 00' 34.0"0.65 misouth756.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RiyadhTue 8:26 PM464 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DohaTue 8:26 PM608 km378 miles328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al-JamiliyahTue 8:26 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al KhorTue 8:26 PM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiffaTue 8:26 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManamaTue 8:26 PM654 km407 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DammamTue 8:26 PM660 km410 miles356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QatifTue 8:26 PM673 km418 miles364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SanaTue 8:26 PM730 km454 miles394 nmSouthwest SW
SalalahTue 9:26 PM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-southeast ESE
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