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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 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' North, Longitude: 87° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.11 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 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' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.9"995.63 miwest0° 10' 22.7"11.89 misouth995.92 mi
24 hours10° 58' 57.7"751.95 mieast4° 19' 28.3"297.18 misouth811.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlajuelaTue 2:46 AM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseTue 2:46 AM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaTue 2:46 AM428 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaTue 2:46 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavidTue 3:46 AM511 km317 miles276 nmEast E
MatagalpaTue 2:46 AM535 km332 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelTue 2:46 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaTue 2:46 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth N
San SalvadorTue 2:46 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago de VeraguasTue 3:46 AM670 km416 miles362 nmEast E
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