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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 13:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' South, Longitude: 119° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.23 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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' 46.8"998.11 miwest0° 11' 25.6"13.09 misouth998.02 mi
24 hours11° 58' 25.5"823.49 mieast4° 26' 22.1"305.12 misouth874.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 5:18 AM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 8:18 AM2548 km1584 miles1376 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 7:18 AM3364 km2091 miles1817 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 3:18 AM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 7:18 AM3602 km2238 miles1945 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 7:18 AM3933 km2444 miles2123 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 7:18 AM4000 km2485 miles2160 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:18 AM4005 km2488 miles2162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 7:18 AM4194 km2606 miles2265 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 7:18 AM4204 km2612 miles2270 nmEast-northeast ENE
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