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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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' South, Longitude: 119° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.14 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 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' 08.5"984.43 miwest0° 10' 35.3"12.13 misouth984.21 mi
24 hours12° 42' 39.6"863.84 mieast3° 58' 03.6"272.76 misouth899.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 6:08 AM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:08 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 4:08 AM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:08 AM3485 km2166 miles1882 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 8:08 AM4020 km2498 miles2171 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 8:08 AM4256 km2645 miles2298 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 8:08 AM4306 km2676 miles2325 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 4:08 AM4413 km2742 miles2383 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 4:08 AM4446 km2763 miles2401 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaSat 8:08 AM4467 km2776 miles2412 nmNortheast NE
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