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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 10:46:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 56' North, Longitude: 40° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.23 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.4"998.07 miWest0° 10' 45.0"12.31 miSouth998.34 mi
24 hours11° 09' 21.1"766.03 miEast4° 26' 46.8"305.52 miSouth827.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GobaTue 1:46 AM18 km11 miles10 nmWest-northwest WNW
AwasaTue 1:46 AM181 km113 miles98 nmWest W
AdamaTue 1:46 AM200 km125 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaTue 1:46 AM275 km171 miles148 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Arba MinchTue 1:46 AM301 km187 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
Debre BerhanTue 1:46 AM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaTue 1:46 AM351 km218 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JimmaTue 1:46 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
NekemteTue 1:46 AM460 km286 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
DessieTue 1:46 AM467 km290 miles252 nmNorth N

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