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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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 17' North, Longitude: 81° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.04 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.8"995.47 miwest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 misouth995.76 mi
24 hours10° 58' 57.0"751.82 mieast4° 19' 09.7"296.83 misouth811.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavidTue 3:24 AM79 km49 miles42 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santiago de VeraguasTue 3:24 AM85 km53 miles46 nmEast-southeast ESE
BoqueteTue 3:24 AM94 km59 miles51 nmNorthwest NW
ColónTue 3:24 AM233 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimónTue 2:24 AM237 km147 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
PanamaTue 3:24 AM255 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseTue 2:24 AM316 km197 miles171 nmNorthwest NW
AlajuelaTue 2:24 AM333 km207 miles180 nmNorthwest NW
MasayaTue 2:24 AM629 km391 miles339 nmNorthwest NW
MonteríaTue 3:24 AM646 km401 miles349 nmEast E
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