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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:36:00 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: 92%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 31' North, Longitude: 53° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miSouth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.1"1004.35 miWest0° 11' 25.6"13.09 miSouth1004.51 mi
24 hours11° 15' 37.9"778.15 miEast4° 37' 22.8"317.64 miSouth840.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 2:36 AM814 km506 miles439 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GalkayoWed 1:36 AM839 km521 miles453 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuWed 1:36 AM931 km579 miles503 nmWest W
AdenWed 1:36 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 1:36 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorthwest NW
SanaWed 1:36 AM1760 km1094 miles950 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaWed 1:36 AM1803 km1121 miles974 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamWed 1:36 AM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmWest-southwest WSW
NairobiWed 1:36 AM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniWed 1:36 AM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmSouthwest SW

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