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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: 44%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 07' North
Longitude: 41° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.20 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 39.4"998.10 miwest0° 10' 35.0"12.12 minorth998.01 mi
24 hours11° 39' 59.9"802.47 mieast3° 59' 57.1"274.85 minorth844.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamaTue 5:40 PM371 km230 miles200 nmNorthwest NW
Dire DawaTue 5:40 PM386 km240 miles208 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaTue 5:40 PM448 km279 miles242 nmNorthwest NW
Debre BerhanTue 5:40 PM455 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HargeisaTue 5:40 PM469 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
Ali SabiehTue 5:40 PM571 km355 miles308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DessieTue 5:40 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaTue 5:40 PM609 km378 miles329 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuTue 5:40 PM613 km381 miles331 nmSoutheast SE
DjiboutiTue 5:40 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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