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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 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' North, Longitude: 36° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.72 meters/second, 1590.2 km/hour, 988.1 miles/hour or 858.6 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"988.02 miwest0° 09' 13.6"10.57 minorth987.83 mi
24 hours11° 36' 10.6"789.76 mieast3° 23' 14.5"232.86 minorth818.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Bahir DarWed 6:50 PM184 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
GondarWed 6:50 PM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addis AbabaWed 6:50 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
LalibelaWed 6:50 PM354 km220 miles191 nmEast-northeast ENE
Debre BerhanWed 6:50 PM359 km223 miles194 nmEast E
DessieWed 6:50 PM374 km233 miles202 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamaWed 6:50 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mek'eleWed 6:50 PM493 km306 miles266 nmNortheast NE
KostiWed 6:50 PM509 km317 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
MalakalWed 6:50 PM517 km322 miles279 nmWest W
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