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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 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 30' South, Longitude: 109° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.92 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.0"950.35 miwest0° 07' 31.7"8.63 minorth950.72 mi
24 hours13° 56' 49.5"920.24 mieast3° 29' 44.0"240.37 minorth959.08 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 2:20 PM1062 km660 miles573 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 11:20 AM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:20 PM2823 km1754 miles1524 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:20 PM3509 km2180 miles1895 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:20 PM3865 km2402 miles2087 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 1:20 PM4090 km2541 miles2208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:20 PM4100 km2547 miles2214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 1:20 PM4102 km2549 miles2215 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:20 PM4136 km2570 miles2233 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 4:20 PM4225 km2625 miles2281 nmEast-southeast ESE
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