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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 11:24:00 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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 05' North, Longitude: 83° 28' 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"979.73 miWest0° 08' 32.0"9.78 miNorth979.49 mi
24 hours11° 04' 57.6"746.78 miEast3° 05' 46.3"212.87 miNorth771.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto CabezasFri 5:24 PM105 km66 miles57 nmNorth N
San AndrésFri 6:24 PM200 km124 miles108 nmEast-southeast ESE
MatagalpaFri 5:24 PM266 km166 miles144 nmWest W
MasayaFri 5:24 PM311 km193 miles168 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaFri 5:24 PM320 km199 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaFri 5:24 PM348 km217 miles188 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San JoseFri 5:24 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth S
TegucigalpaFri 5:24 PM419 km261 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
La CeibaFri 5:24 PM467 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 5:24 PM512 km318 miles277 nmWest W

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