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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 19:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 58' South, Longitude: 98° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.32 meters/second, 1559.9 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 11.7"969.20 miwest0° 09' 55.0"11.36 minorth969.61 mi
24 hours13° 07' 44.9"881.45 mieast4° 16' 26.0"293.80 minorth936.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:34 PM1752 km1089 miles946 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 2:34 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSat 2:34 PM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 2:34 PM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 2:34 PM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 1:34 PM3091 km1921 miles1669 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 1:34 PM3193 km1984 miles1724 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 1:34 PM3230 km2007 miles1744 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:34 PM3283 km2040 miles1773 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 3:34 PM3283 km2040 miles1773 nmEast E
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