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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 = Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 8:34:00 AM.

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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: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 16' North, Longitude: 83° 53' West

The ground speed is currently 445.07 meters/second, 1602.2 kilometres/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 22.0"11.88 miSouth995.75 mi
24 hours10° 58' 57.4"751.82 miEast4° 19' 17.2"296.95 miSouth811.49 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavidTue 3:34 AM161 km100 miles87 nmEast E
BoqueteTue 3:34 AM170 km105 miles92 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseTue 2:34 AM186 km116 miles101 nmNorth N
AlajuelaTue 2:34 AM197 km123 miles107 nmNorth N
LimónTue 2:34 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LiberiaTue 2:34 AM313 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago de VeraguasTue 3:34 AM320 km199 miles173 nmEast E
ColónTue 3:34 AM455 km283 miles246 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaTue 2:34 AM477 km296 miles257 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PanamaTue 3:34 AM487 km303 miles263 nmEast E

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