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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: 34%

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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 106° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.36 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.4 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' 10.5"966.96 miwest0° 09' 03.7"10.38 misouth966.68 mi
24 hours13° 31' 52.6"905.32 mieast3° 12' 29.5"220.62 misouth924.86 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 9:06 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 8:06 AM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 6:06 AM2733 km1698 miles1475 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 9:06 AM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmEast E
QuitoSun 9:06 AM3458 km2149 miles1867 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 8:06 AM3668 km2279 miles1981 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 8:06 AM3671 km2281 miles1982 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 8:06 AM3683 km2288 miles1988 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 8:06 AM3707 km2303 miles2001 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 8:06 AM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmNortheast NE
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