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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 05' North
Longitude: 83° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.06 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.33 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.2"979.79 miwest0° 08' 31.9"9.78 minorth979.55 mi
24 hours11° 04' 58.0"746.83 mieast3° 05' 44.4"212.85 minorth771.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San AndrésFri 6:24 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-southeast ESE
MasayaFri 5:24 PM284 km177 miles153 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaFri 5:24 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaFri 5:24 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouth S
San JoseFri 5:24 PM350 km218 miles189 nmSouth S
TegucigalpaFri 5:24 PM394 km245 miles213 nmWest-northwest WNW
La CeibaFri 5:24 PM445 km276 miles240 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 5:24 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest W
CholomaFri 5:24 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavidFri 6:24 PM534 km332 miles288 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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