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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: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' South, Longitude: 116° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.20 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 09.4"984.56 miwest0° 10' 35.9"12.14 misouth984.35 mi
24 hours12° 42' 16.0"863.50 mieast3° 58' 21.7"273.11 misouth899.58 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 *Sat 8:56 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 5:56 AM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 7:56 AM3182 km1977 miles1718 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 3:56 AM3629 km2255 miles1960 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 7:56 AM3849 km2391 miles2078 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 7:56 AM4019 km2497 miles2170 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 7:56 AM4060 km2523 miles2192 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 7:56 AM4205 km2613 miles2271 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 7:56 AM4251 km2641 miles2295 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 7:56 AM4267 km2652 miles2304 nmEast-northeast ENE
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