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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 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 09' South, Longitude: 117° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.26 meters/second, 1606.5 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.64 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"998.11 miwest0° 11' 25.8"13.09 misouth998.02 mi
24 hours11° 58' 09.9"823.18 mieast4° 26' 29.9"305.24 misouth873.96 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 8:08 AM2455 km1526 miles1326 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 5:08 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 7:08 AM3100 km1926 miles1674 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 7:08 AM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 7:08 AM3717 km2310 miles2007 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 3:08 AM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorFri 7:08 AM3778 km2347 miles2040 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 6:08 AM3950 km2455 miles2133 nmNorth N
ManaguaFri 7:08 AM3960 km2461 miles2138 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 7:08 AM3979 km2472 miles2148 nmNortheast NE

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