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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 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 71° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.27 meters/second, 1577.8 km/hour, 980.4 miles/hour or 851.9 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' 26.6"980.27 miwest0° 08' 35.1"9.84 minorth980.03 mi
24 hours11° 04' 41.6"746.88 mieast3° 07' 08.8"214.46 minorth772.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadFri 6:34 PM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboFri 6:04 PM247 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
WillemstadFri 6:34 PM307 km191 miles166 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaFri 5:34 PM402 km250 miles217 nmWest-southwest WSW
BarquisimetoFri 6:04 PM410 km255 miles221 nmSoutheast SE
ValenciaFri 6:04 PM498 km310 miles269 nmSoutheast SE
CartagenaFri 5:34 PM514 km319 miles277 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaracayFri 6:04 PM538 km334 miles291 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaFri 5:34 PM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth S
CaracasFri 6:04 PM583 km362 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
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