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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 3:40:00 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 15:40:00 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
NekemteWed 6:40 PM300 km186 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
GondarWed 6:40 PM309 km192 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaWed 6:40 PM321 km200 miles174 nmEast-southeast ESE
AwasaWed 6:40 PM360 km224 miles194 nmSouth S

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