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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: 65%

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 Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 40' North, Longitude: 50° 21' 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"16.27 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 30' 58.8"975.80 miwest0° 07' 36.3"8.72 minorth975.58 mi
24 hours11° 37' 53.4"781.93 mieast2° 41' 19.9"184.88 minorth798.87 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 PM163 km101 miles88 nmNorthwest NW
BosasoThu 6:40 PM292 km181 miles158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HadibuThu 6:40 PM414 km257 miles224 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalalahThu 7:40 PM547 km340 miles296 nmNortheast NE
AdenThu 6:40 PM586 km364 miles317 nmWest W
BerberaThu 6:40 PM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ta'izzThu 6:40 PM685 km426 miles370 nmWest W
SanaThu 6:40 PM687 km427 miles371 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al HudaydahThu 6:40 PM808 km502 miles436 nmWest W
DjiboutiThu 6:40 PM815 km506 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW
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