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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: 68%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 19' South, Longitude: 113° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.28 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.8"1004.90 miwest0° 11' 37.4"13.31 misouth1004.94 mi
24 hours11° 25' 30.2"790.07 mieast4° 38' 02.9"318.42 misouth850.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 6:08 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:08 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 6:08 AM2790 km1734 miles1507 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 7:08 AM2888 km1794 miles1559 nmSouth S
GuatemalaThu 6:08 AM3098 km1925 miles1673 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 4:08 AM3166 km1968 miles1710 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San SalvadorThu 6:08 AM3169 km1969 miles1711 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 5:08 AM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmNorth N
ManaguaThu 6:08 AM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaThu 6:08 AM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmEast-northeast ENE
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