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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: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM
Next phaseFull MoonTuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 34' North, Longitude: 56° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.20 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 18.5"995.83 miwest0° 10' 03.3"11.52 minorth995.71 mi
24 hours11° 28' 58.9"787.46 mieast3° 47' 13.0"260.28 minorth825.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 6:40 PM641 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoWed 6:40 PM934 km580 miles504 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaWed 7:40 PM1356 km842 miles732 nmSouth S
MogadishuWed 6:40 PM1412 km877 miles762 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenWed 6:40 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiWed 6:40 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 6:40 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatWed 7:40 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorth N
MaleWed 8:40 PM1886 km1172 miles1018 nmEast E
Abu DhabiWed 7:40 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth N
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