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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 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 20' South, Longitude: 113° 55' 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"1004.96 miwest0° 11' 37.4"13.31 misouth1005.01 mi
24 hours11° 25' 31.4"790.15 mieast4° 38' 02.8"318.44 misouth850.42 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 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 6:08 AM2708 km1682 miles1462 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 6:08 AM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 7:08 AM2892 km1797 miles1562 nmSouth S
GuatemalaThu 6:08 AM3123 km1940 miles1686 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 4:08 AM3150 km1957 miles1701 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San SalvadorThu 6:08 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 5:08 AM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaThu 6:08 AM3401 km2113 miles1836 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaThu 6:08 AM3402 km2114 miles1837 nmEast-northeast ENE
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