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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%
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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 22:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 15' North
Longitude: 85° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.88 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.2"992.87 miwest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 minorth992.70 mi
24 hours10° 59' 57.1"751.02 mieast3° 44' 09.0"256.79 minorth789.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlajuelaThu 4:44 PM124 km77 miles67 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 4:44 PM130 km81 miles70 nmNortheast NE
LiberiaThu 4:44 PM159 km99 miles86 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LimónThu 4:44 PM236 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavidThu 5:44 PM301 km187 miles163 nmEast-southeast ESE
MasayaThu 4:44 PM323 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManaguaThu 4:44 PM347 km216 miles187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MatagalpaThu 4:44 PM418 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago de VeraguasThu 5:44 PM465 km289 miles251 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto CabezasThu 4:44 PM559 km347 miles302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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