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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 = Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 9:46:00 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: 78%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 43' North, Longitude: 90° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 28.5"1003.72 miWest0° 11' 14.1"12.87 miSouth1003.90 mi
24 hours11° 05' 23.4"765.49 miEast4° 34' 53.4"314.79 miSouth828.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:46 AM517 km321 miles279 nmSouth S
San JoseWed 3:46 AM976 km606 miles527 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 3:46 AM1036 km644 miles559 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 3:46 AM1111 km691 miles600 nmNorth N
Santa AnaWed 3:46 AM1140 km708 miles615 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaWed 3:46 AM1199 km745 miles647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 3:46 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmNorth N
PanamaWed 4:46 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilWed 4:46 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 4:46 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmEast-southeast ESE

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