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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: 55%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 14:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 07' North
Longitude: 53° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.96 meters/second, 1591.1 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.7"988.57 miwest0° 09' 17.9"10.65 minorth988.39 mi
24 hours11° 36' 12.0"790.23 mieast3° 25' 07.7"235.02 minorth819.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoWed 5:40 PM464 km288 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al MukallaWed 5:40 PM664 km413 miles359 nmNorthwest NW
GalkayoWed 5:40 PM741 km460 miles400 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalalahWed 6:40 PM769 km478 miles415 nmNorth N
AdenWed 5:40 PM950 km590 miles513 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaWed 5:40 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmWest W
DjiboutiWed 5:40 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmWest W
SanaWed 5:40 PM1140 km708 miles616 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuWed 5:40 PM1251 km777 miles675 nmSouthwest SW
Abu DhabiWed 6:40 PM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth N
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