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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 106° 33' 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"966.88 miwest0° 09' 03.7"10.38 misouth966.60 mi
24 hours13° 31' 54.5"905.28 mieast3° 12' 27.3"220.56 misouth924.81 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 9:08 AM1397 km868 miles754 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 8:08 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 6:08 AM2712 km1685 miles1465 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 9:08 AM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmEast E
QuitoSun 9:08 AM3479 km2162 miles1878 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 8:08 AM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 8:08 AM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 8:08 AM3694 km2295 miles1995 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 8:08 AM3721 km2312 miles2009 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 8:08 AM3832 km2381 miles2069 nmNortheast NE
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