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

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 100° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.37 meters/second, 1560.1 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 12.4"969.25 miwest0° 09' 55.6"11.38 minorth969.66 mi
24 hours13° 07' 27.0"881.15 mieast4° 16' 38.9"294.02 minorth935.83 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 *Sat 2:44 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:44 PM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 2:44 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 2:44 PM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 2:44 PM2882 km1791 miles1556 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 1:44 PM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 1:44 PM3298 km2049 miles1781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSat 11:44 AM3309 km2056 miles1787 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorSat 1:44 PM3311 km2057 miles1788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:44 PM3352 km2083 miles1810 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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