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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 12:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 07' South, Longitude: 114° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.29 meters/second, 1606.7 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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' 48.0"998.25 miwest0° 11' 26.0"13.10 misouth998.16 mi
24 hours11° 57' 54.3"822.99 mieast4° 26' 37.7"305.41 misouth873.85 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 7:58 AM2386 km1483 miles1288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 4:58 AM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:58 AM2835 km1762 miles1531 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 6:58 AM3295 km2047 miles1779 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 6:58 AM3509 km2180 miles1895 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 6:58 AM3561 km2213 miles1923 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 6:58 AM3731 km2318 miles2014 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 6:58 AM3759 km2335 miles2029 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 6:58 AM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanFri 6:58 AM3840 km2386 miles2074 nmNortheast NE
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