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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: 4%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 12, 2013 at 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 43' North
Longitude: 43° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.10 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 05.5"961.92 miwest0° 06' 04.1"6.96 minorth961.69 mi
24 hours11° 36' 42.5"769.42 mieast2° 01' 52.3"139.70 minorth777.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SanaFri 1:34 PM152 km95 miles82 nmSouth S
Khamis MushaitFri 1:34 PM221 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
Al HudaydahFri 1:34 PM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ta'izzFri 1:34 PM347 km216 miles187 nmSouth S
AssabFri 1:34 PM432 km268 miles233 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenFri 1:34 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TadjouraFri 1:34 PM558 km347 miles302 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AsmaraFri 1:34 PM563 km350 miles304 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiFri 1:34 PM575 km357 miles310 nmSouth S
Al MukallaFri 1:34 PM600 km373 miles324 nmEast-southeast ESE
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