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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 10:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 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: 71° 50' 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"980.19 miWest0° 08' 35.1"9.84 miNorth979.96 mi
24 hours11° 04' 41.9"746.83 miEast3° 07' 07.2"214.41 miNorth772.15 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 PM201 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboFri 6:06 PM255 km159 miles138 nmSouth S
WillemstadFri 6:36 PM329 km204 miles178 nmEast-southeast ESE
BarranquillaFri 5:36 PM391 km243 miles211 nmSouthwest SW
BarquisimetoFri 6:06 PM421 km262 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
CartagenaFri 5:36 PM491 km305 miles265 nmSouthwest SW
ValenciaFri 6:06 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
MaracayFri 6:06 PM551 km342 miles297 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaFri 5:36 PM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth S
CaracasFri 6:06 PM604 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE

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