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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 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 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 26' South, Longitude: 117° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.10 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 15.5"950.69 miwest0° 07' 35.6"8.70 minorth951.06 mi
24 hours13° 55' 45.1"919.35 mieast3° 31' 02.1"241.84 minorth958.59 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 2:54 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownFri 11:54 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 9:54 AM3446 km2141 miles1861 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:54 PM3520 km2187 miles1901 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 2:54 PM4345 km2700 miles2346 nmEast E
RarotongaFri 9:54 AM4493 km2792 miles2426 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 1:54 PM4524 km2811 miles2443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:54 PM4589 km2851 miles2478 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:54 PM4609 km2864 miles2488 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 2:54 PM4633 km2879 miles2502 nmEast-northeast ENE
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