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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 15:30:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.1"||988.18 mi||west||0° 09' 14.8"||10.59 mi||north||987.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 10.8"||789.89 mi||east||3° 23' 46.9"||233.48 mi||north||819.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dire Dawa||Wed 6:30 PM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm|| SE|
|Ali Sabieh||Wed 6:30 PM||197 km||122 miles||106 nm|| ENE|
|Tadjoura||Wed 6:30 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| NE|
|Djibouti||Wed 6:30 PM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm|| NE|
|Adama||Wed 6:30 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| SW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 6:30 PM||297 km||185 miles||160 nm|| WSW|
|Hargeisa||Wed 6:30 PM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm|| ESE|
|Assab||Wed 6:30 PM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| NNE|
|Mek'ele||Wed 6:30 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| NNW|
|Berbera||Wed 6:30 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| E|
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