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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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 16' North
Longitude: 84° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.07 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 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"995.54 miwest0° 10' 22.2"11.88 misouth995.83 mi
24 hours10° 58' 57.4"751.88 mieast4° 19' 18.2"296.99 misouth811.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San JoseTue 2:34 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
DavidTue 3:34 AM191 km119 miles103 nmEast E
AlajuelaTue 2:34 AM195 km121 miles105 nmNorth N
BoqueteTue 3:34 AM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimónTue 2:34 AM228 km142 miles123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de VeraguasTue 3:34 AM350 km218 miles189 nmEast E
MasayaTue 2:34 AM463 km288 miles250 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManaguaTue 2:34 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PanamaTue 3:34 AM516 km321 miles279 nmEast E
MatagalpaTue 2:34 AM551 km342 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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