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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 51' South, Longitude: 125° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.01 meters/second, 1584.0 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 06.6"984.14 miwest0° 10' 34.1"12.11 misouth983.92 mi
24 hours12° 43' 30.7"864.59 mieast3° 57' 23.9"272.01 misouth900.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 6:34 AM1638 km1018 miles884 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 9:34 AM2492 km1549 miles1346 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 4:34 AM2666 km1657 miles1440 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 4:34 AM3764 km2339 miles2032 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaSat 4:34 AM3802 km2363 miles2053 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 8:34 AM4152 km2580 miles2242 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 8:34 AM4446 km2763 miles2401 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 8:34 AM4804 km2985 miles2594 nmNortheast NE
AlofiSat 3:34 AM4818 km2994 miles2602 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorSat 8:34 AM4870 km3026 miles2629 nmEast-northeast ENE
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