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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
This phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' South, Longitude: 114° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.04 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.85 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 24' 14.8"950.57 miwest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 minorth950.93 mi
24 hours13° 56' 04.8"919.60 mieast3° 30' 38.4"241.39 minorth958.72 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 2:44 PM1201 km746 miles648 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 11:44 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:44 PM3300 km2050 miles1782 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 9:44 AM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmWest W
LimaFri 2:44 PM4090 km2542 miles2209 nmEast E
QuitoFri 2:44 PM4396 km2732 miles2374 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 1:44 PM4419 km2746 miles2386 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:44 PM4428 km2751 miles2391 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:44 PM4439 km2758 miles2397 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 1:44 PM4525 km2812 miles2443 nmNortheast NE
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