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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 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 72° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.26 meters/second, 1577.7 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.34 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.6"980.18 miwest0° 08' 34.9"9.83 minorth979.95 mi
24 hours11° 04' 42.3"746.83 mieast3° 07' 05.4"214.38 minorth772.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadFri 6:36 PM238 km148 miles128 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboFri 6:06 PM253 km157 miles136 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WillemstadFri 6:36 PM357 km222 miles193 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaFri 5:36 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
BarquisimetoFri 6:06 PM445 km276 miles240 nmSoutheast SE
CartagenaFri 5:36 PM471 km293 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
ValenciaFri 6:06 PM542 km337 miles292 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaFri 5:36 PM560 km348 miles303 nmSouth S
MaracayFri 6:06 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port-au-PrinceFri 5:36 PM616 km383 miles333 nmNorth N

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