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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 20:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 24' South, Longitude: 119° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.16 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.85 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 24' 16.3"950.82 miwest0° 07' 36.9"8.73 minorth951.19 mi
24 hours13° 55' 23.4"919.06 mieast3° 31' 28.4"242.34 minorth958.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 12:04 PM1368 km850 miles739 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Fri 3:04 PM1516 km942 miles818 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 10:04 AM3164 km1966 miles1708 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 2:04 PM3772 km2344 miles2037 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaFri 10:04 AM4217 km2620 miles2277 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 3:04 PM4628 km2876 miles2499 nmEast E
KiritimatiSat 10:04 AM4642 km2884 miles2506 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityFri 2:04 PM4656 km2893 miles2514 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 2:04 PM4778 km2969 miles2580 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 2:04 PM4807 km2987 miles2595 nmNortheast NE

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