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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: 50%

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 18, 2013 at 22:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 57' North, Longitude: 69° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.8"980.34 miwest0° 08' 35.6"9.85 minorth980.11 mi
24 hours11° 04' 39.0"746.89 mieast3° 07' 22.3"214.71 minorth772.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadFri 6:26 PM58 km36 miles31 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadFri 6:26 PM123 km76 miles66 nmSoutheast SE
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Fri 6:26 PM176 km109 miles95 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarquisimetoFri 5:56 PM323 km201 miles174 nmSouth S
MaracaiboFri 5:56 PM323 km201 miles174 nmSouthwest SW
ValenciaFri 5:56 PM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaracayFri 5:56 PM376 km234 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
CaracasFri 5:56 PM407 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
BarranquillaFri 5:26 PM594 km369 miles321 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Fernando de ApureFri 5:56 PM609 km378 miles329 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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