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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 10:46:00 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 22:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 59' North, Longitude: 74° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.22 meters/second, 1577.6 km/hour, 980.3 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.34 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.5"980.09 miWest0° 08' 34.4"9.82 miNorth979.86 mi
24 hours11° 04' 45.1"746.82 miEast3° 06' 50.5"214.09 miNorth772.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa MartaFri 5:46 PM193 km120 miles104 nmSouth S
BarranquillaFri 5:46 PM231 km143 miles125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CartagenaFri 5:46 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaracaiboFri 6:16 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSoutheast SE
OranjestadFri 6:46 PM461 km287 miles249 nmEast E
MonteríaFri 5:46 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadFri 6:46 PM586 km364 miles317 nmEast E
CúcutaFri 5:46 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KingstonFri 5:46 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BarquisimetoFri 6:16 PM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE

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