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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: 57%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 04' South, Longitude: 110° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.35 meters/second, 1606.9 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.9"998.38 miwest0° 11' 26.4"13.10 misouth998.29 mi
24 hours11° 57' 26.2"822.54 mieast4° 26' 51.6"305.68 misouth873.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 7:40 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:40 AM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 4:40 AM2984 km1854 miles1611 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CityFri 6:40 AM3071 km1908 miles1658 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 6:40 AM3156 km1961 miles1704 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 6:40 AM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 6:40 AM3332 km2070 miles1799 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 6:40 AM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 6:40 AM3397 km2111 miles1834 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanFri 6:40 AM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmNortheast NE
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