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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 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' North, Longitude: 39° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.75 meters/second, 1590.3 km/hour, 988.2 miles/hour or 858.7 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' 58.2"988.04 miwest0° 09' 14.2"10.58 minorth987.85 mi
24 hours11° 36' 10.7"789.78 mieast3° 23' 32.5"233.18 minorth818.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Debre BerhanWed 6:40 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSoutheast SE
DessieWed 6:40 PM118 km73 miles64 nmNortheast NE
Addis AbabaWed 6:40 PM141 km88 miles76 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamaWed 6:40 PM193 km120 miles104 nmSouth S
LalibelaWed 6:40 PM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth N
Bahir DarWed 6:40 PM230 km143 miles124 nmNorthwest NW
GondarWed 6:40 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaWed 6:40 PM321 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mek'eleWed 6:40 PM361 km224 miles195 nmNorth N
Ali SabiehWed 6:40 PM416 km259 miles225 nmEast-northeast ENE
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