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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 14' North, Longitude: 41° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.79 meters/second, 1590.4 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.47 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.1"988.12 miWest0° 09' 14.8"10.59 miNorth987.93 mi
24 hours11° 36' 10.9"789.85 miEast3° 23' 48.7"233.49 miNorth819.14 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 PM86 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DikhilWed 6:30 PM140 km87 miles76 nmNortheast NE
Ali SabiehWed 6:30 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNortheast NE
BoramaWed 6:30 PM195 km121 miles105 nmEast E
Debre BerhanWed 6:30 PM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
DessieWed 6:30 PM220 km137 miles119 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraWed 6:30 PM233 km145 miles126 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiWed 6:30 PM240 km149 miles129 nmNortheast NE
DorraWed 6:30 PM240 km149 miles130 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ObockWed 6:30 PM279 km173 miles150 nmNortheast NE

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