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 15:50:00 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 15:50:00 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:
|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' 58.2"||988.02 mi||west||0° 09' 13.6"||10.57 mi||north||987.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 10.6"||789.76 mi||east||3° 23' 14.5"||232.86 mi||north||818.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addis Ababa||Wed 6:50 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| ESE|
|Adama||Wed 6:50 PM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| ESE|
|Mek'ele||Wed 6:50 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| NE|
|Kosti||Wed 6:50 PM||509 km||317 miles||275 nm|| NW|
|Malakal||Wed 6:50 PM||517 km||322 miles||279 nm|| W|
|Teseney||Wed 6:50 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| N|
|Kassala||Wed 6:50 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 6:50 PM||612 km||381 miles||331 nm|| E|
|Asmara||Wed 6:50 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NNE|
|Keren||Wed 6:50 PM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm|| NNE|
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