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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: 78%

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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 43' North, Longitude: 90° 37' 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' 28.4"1003.79 miwest0° 11' 14.1"12.87 misouth1003.98 mi
24 hours11° 05' 23.9"765.55 mieast4° 34' 53.8"314.82 misouth828.84 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 AM523 km325 miles282 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JoseWed 3:46 AM997 km620 miles539 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaWed 3:46 AM1049 km652 miles567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 3:46 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmNorth N
Santa AnaWed 3:46 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 3:46 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaWed 3:46 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaWed 4:46 AM1359 km845 miles734 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilWed 4:46 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 4:46 AM1417 km881 miles765 nmEast-southeast ESE
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