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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' South, Longitude: 117° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.10 meters/second, 1530.4 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' 15.6"950.77 miwest0° 07' 35.6"8.71 minorth951.14 mi
24 hours13° 55' 43.0"919.38 mieast3° 31' 04.8"241.91 minorth958.64 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 PM1351 km839 miles729 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownFri 11:54 AM1570 km975 miles847 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteFri 9:54 AM3418 km2124 miles1845 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 1:54 PM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 2:54 PM4373 km2718 miles2361 nmEast E
RarotongaFri 9:54 AM4465 km2775 miles2411 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 1:54 PM4537 km2819 miles2450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 1:54 PM4607 km2863 miles2488 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 1:54 PM4628 km2876 miles2499 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 2:54 PM4660 km2896 miles2516 nmEast-northeast ENE
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