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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 these coordinates:
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
Addis AbabaWed 6:50 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
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
TeseneyWed 6:50 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth N
KassalaWed 6:50 PM570 km354 miles308 nmNorth N
Dire DawaWed 6:50 PM612 km381 miles331 nmEast E
AsmaraWed 6:50 PM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KerenWed 6:50 PM649 km403 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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