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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 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' South, Longitude: 110° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 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' 13.4"950.40 miwest0° 07' 32.2"8.64 minorth950.77 mi
24 hours13° 56' 41.6"920.14 mieast3° 29' 53.5"240.55 minorth959.03 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 2:24 PM1066 km662 miles576 nmSouth S
AdamstownFri 11:24 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:24 PM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:24 PM3610 km2243 miles1949 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:24 PM3957 km2459 miles2136 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 1:24 PM4147 km2577 miles2239 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 1:24 PM4153 km2580 miles2242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 1:24 PM4173 km2593 miles2253 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 9:24 AM4178 km2596 miles2256 nmWest W
ManaguaFri 1:24 PM4200 km2610 miles2268 nmNortheast NE
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