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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 112° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.99 meters/second, 1530.0 km/hour, 950.7 miles/hour or 826.1 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' 13.9"950.44 miWest0° 07' 33.1"8.66 miNorth950.81 mi
24 hours13° 56' 24.4"919.85 miEast3° 30' 14.7"240.94 miNorth958.85 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 2:34 PM1107 km688 miles598 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 11:34 AM2029 km1261 miles1096 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:34 PM3086 km1918 miles1666 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 2:34 PM3836 km2384 miles2071 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 9:34 AM3953 km2456 miles2134 nmWest W
QuitoFri 2:34 PM4161 km2586 miles2247 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaFri 1:34 PM4277 km2658 miles2309 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:34 PM4280 km2659 miles2311 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 1:34 PM4327 km2688 miles2336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 1:34 PM4336 km2695 miles2341 nmNortheast NE

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