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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 = Friday, January 4, 2013 at 12:08:00 PM.

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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: 57%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 57' South, Longitude: 102° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.45 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.64 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.8"998.54 miWest0° 11' 27.0"13.11 miSouth998.45 mi
24 hours11° 56' 35.0"821.66 miEast4° 27' 16.7"306.13 miSouth872.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:08 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 7:08 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilFri 7:08 AM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 6:08 AM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 6:08 AM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 6:08 AM2616 km1625 miles1412 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 6:08 AM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 6:08 AM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 7:08 AM2710 km1684 miles1464 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 6:08 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmNortheast NE

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