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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 = Thursday, January 9, 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: 65%

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 Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' North, Longitude: 50° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.28 meters/second, 1570.6 km/hour, 975.9 miles/hour or 848.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.26 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.8"975.75 miWest0° 07' 36.5"8.72 miNorth975.52 mi
24 hours11° 37' 53.2"781.88 miEast2° 41' 21.9"184.91 miNorth798.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaThu 6:40 PM188 km117 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoThu 6:40 PM305 km190 miles165 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HadibuThu 6:40 PM386 km240 miles208 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalalahThu 7:40 PM527 km327 miles284 nmNortheast NE
AdenThu 6:40 PM613 km381 miles331 nmWest W
Ta'izzThu 6:40 PM715 km444 miles386 nmWest W
SanaThu 6:40 PM715 km444 miles386 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al HudaydahThu 6:40 PM837 km520 miles452 nmWest W
GalkayoThu 6:40 PM838 km521 miles453 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjiboutiThu 6:40 PM843 km524 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW

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