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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 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 15' North
Longitude: 41° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.79 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.1"988.18 miwest0° 09' 14.8"10.59 minorth987.99 mi
24 hours11° 36' 10.8"789.89 mieast3° 23' 46.9"233.48 minorth819.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dire DawaWed 6:30 PM105 km65 miles57 nmSoutheast SE
Ali SabiehWed 6:30 PM197 km122 miles106 nmEast-northeast ENE
TadjouraWed 6:30 PM254 km158 miles137 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiWed 6:30 PM263 km164 miles142 nmNortheast NE
AdamaWed 6:30 PM280 km174 miles151 nmSouthwest SW
Addis AbabaWed 6:30 PM297 km185 miles160 nmWest-southwest WSW
HargeisaWed 6:30 PM327 km203 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
AssabWed 6:30 PM351 km218 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mek'eleWed 6:30 PM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaWed 6:30 PM422 km262 miles228 nmEast E

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