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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 11:34:00 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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 06' North, Longitude: 85° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.02 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 26.1"979.63 miWest0° 08' 31.3"9.76 miNorth979.40 mi
24 hours11° 05' 00.9"746.77 miEast3° 05' 29.3"212.55 miNorth771.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MatagalpaFri 5:34 PM20 km12 miles11 nmSouth S
ManaguaFri 5:34 PM113 km70 miles61 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasayaFri 5:34 PM127 km79 miles68 nmSouth S
LeónFri 5:34 PM130 km81 miles70 nmSouthwest SW
TegucigalpaFri 5:34 PM181 km113 miles98 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 5:34 PM251 km156 miles136 nmWest W
Puerto CabezasFri 5:34 PM290 km180 miles157 nmEast-northeast ENE
La CeibaFri 5:34 PM312 km194 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CholomaFri 5:34 PM355 km221 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
San SalvadorFri 5:34 PM364 km226 miles197 nmWest W

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