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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 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° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.77 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"949.96 miwest0° 07' 28.6"8.57 minorth950.32 mi
24 hours13° 57' 42.4"920.86 mieast3° 28' 39.1"239.11 minorth959.36 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 PM1258 km782 miles679 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:54 PM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 1:54 PM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmEast E
AdamstownFri 10:54 AM2958 km1838 miles1597 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoFri 1:54 PM3268 km2031 miles1765 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 3:54 PM3646 km2265 miles1969 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseFri 12:54 PM3664 km2277 miles1978 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:54 PM3675 km2284 miles1984 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 12:54 PM3748 km2329 miles2024 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 12:54 PM3760 km2337 miles2030 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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