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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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 101° 01' 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' 12.5"969.33 miwest0° 09' 55.8"11.38 minorth969.74 mi
24 hours13° 07' 24.7"881.18 mieast4° 16' 40.6"294.07 minorth935.88 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 PM1693 km1052 miles914 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:44 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 2:44 PM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 2:44 PM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 2:44 PM2907 km1806 miles1570 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 1:44 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 11:44 AM3283 km2040 miles1773 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaSat 1:44 PM3312 km2058 miles1788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 1:44 PM3322 km2064 miles1794 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 1:44 PM3362 km2089 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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