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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: 35%
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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 42' South
Longitude: 103° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.42 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 27' 11.3"967.09 miwest0° 09' 04.5"10.40 misouth966.81 mi
24 hours13° 31' 31.9"905.04 mieast3° 12' 52.4"221.06 misouth924.69 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 *Sun 8:56 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:56 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 8:56 AM2926 km1818 miles1580 nmEast E
AdamstownSun 5:56 AM2964 km1842 miles1600 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoSun 8:56 AM3224 km2003 miles1741 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSun 7:56 AM3496 km2172 miles1888 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 7:56 AM3536 km2197 miles1909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 7:56 AM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 7:56 AM3562 km2214 miles1924 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSun 7:56 AM3677 km2285 miles1985 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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