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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 11:16:00 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 23:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' North, Longitude: 81° 32' West

The ground speed is currently 438.10 meters/second, 1577.1 kilometres/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.3"979.81 miWest0° 08' 32.4"9.79 miNorth979.57 mi
24 hours11° 04' 54.9"746.79 miEast3° 05' 59.8"213.13 miNorth771.75 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San AndrésFri 6:16 PM56 km35 miles30 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto CabezasFri 5:16 PM228 km141 miles123 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimónFri 5:16 PM377 km234 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San JoseFri 5:16 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouthwest SW
AlajuelaFri 5:16 PM446 km277 miles241 nmSouthwest SW
ColónFri 6:16 PM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MatagalpaFri 5:16 PM476 km296 miles257 nmWest W
PanamaFri 6:16 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LiberiaFri 5:16 PM504 km313 miles272 nmWest-southwest WSW
MasayaFri 5:16 PM511 km317 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW

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