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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 2:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.15 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' 08.6"984.37 miWest0° 10' 35.3"12.13 miSouth984.16 mi
24 hours12° 42' 37.4"863.75 miEast3° 58' 05.2"272.78 miSouth899.71 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 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sat 9:08 AM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSat 4:08 AM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:08 AM3457 km2148 miles1867 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 8:08 AM4003 km2487 miles2162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 8:08 AM4234 km2631 miles2286 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 8:08 AM4283 km2661 miles2313 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 4:08 AM4442 km2760 miles2398 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManaguaSat 8:08 AM4443 km2760 miles2399 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSat 4:08 AM4474 km2780 miles2416 nmWest-southwest WSW

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