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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 18:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' South, Longitude: 102° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.78 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.84 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.0"950.04 miwest0° 07' 28.6"8.57 minorth950.40 mi
24 hours13° 57' 40.2"920.90 mieast3° 28' 41.7"239.18 minorth959.42 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 *Fri 1:54 PM1243 km773 miles671 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:54 PM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:54 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmEast E
AdamstownFri 10:54 AM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoFri 1:54 PM3292 km2045 miles1777 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 3:54 PM3669 km2280 miles1981 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseFri 12:54 PM3680 km2287 miles1987 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:54 PM3704 km2301 miles2000 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 12:54 PM3762 km2338 miles2031 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 12:54 PM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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