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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: 24%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 01' South, Longitude: 101° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.13 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 02.5"948.51 miwest0° 06' 40.6"7.66 misouth948.24 mi
24 hours14° 20' 07.6"943.12 mieast2° 06' 13.0"144.70 misouth948.38 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 *Mon 9:44 AM1259 km782 miles680 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:44 AM2325 km1444 miles1255 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 9:44 AM2755 km1712 miles1488 nmEast E
AdamstownMon 6:44 AM3014 km1873 miles1627 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoMon 9:44 AM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Mon 11:44 AM3552 km2207 miles1918 nmSoutheast SE
La PazMon 10:44 AM3594 km2233 miles1941 nmEast E
San JoseMon 8:44 AM3661 km2275 miles1977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 8:44 AM3754 km2333 miles2027 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 8:44 AM3776 km2346 miles2039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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