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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 05' North, Longitude: 83° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.05 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"979.71 miwest0° 08' 31.7"9.77 minorth979.47 mi
24 hours11° 04' 58.2"746.78 mieast3° 05' 42.9"212.81 minorth771.65 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 5:26 PM121 km75 miles66 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MatagalpaFri 5:26 PM214 km133 miles116 nmWest W
MasayaFri 5:26 PM263 km164 miles142 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaFri 5:26 PM271 km169 miles146 nmWest-southwest WSW
AlajuelaFri 5:26 PM340 km212 miles184 nmSouth S
San JoseFri 5:26 PM349 km217 miles188 nmSouth S
TegucigalpaFri 5:26 PM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-northwest WNW
La CeibaFri 5:26 PM428 km266 miles231 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 5:26 PM460 km286 miles248 nmWest W
CholomaFri 5:26 PM514 km319 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW
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