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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: 45%
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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 48' South
Longitude: 121° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.09 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 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' 07.8"984.32 miwest0° 10' 34.9"12.12 misouth984.10 mi
24 hours12° 42' 59.3"864.13 mieast3° 57' 48.3"272.47 misouth899.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 6:18 AM1799 km1118 miles971 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:18 AM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 4:18 AM3070 km1908 miles1658 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:18 AM3741 km2324 miles2020 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSun 4:18 AM4162 km2586 miles2247 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CitySat 8:18 AM4176 km2595 miles2255 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSat 4:18 AM4198 km2608 miles2267 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSat 8:18 AM4462 km2773 miles2409 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 8:18 AM4519 km2808 miles2440 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 8:18 AM4691 km2915 miles2533 nmEast-northeast ENE
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