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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' North, Longitude: 86° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.01 meters/second, 1576.8 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"979.67 miwest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 minorth979.44 mi
24 hours11° 05' 02.0"746.82 mieast3° 05' 24.1"212.46 minorth771.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LeónFri 5:36 PM79 km49 miles43 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MatagalpaFri 5:36 PM82 km51 miles44 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManaguaFri 5:36 PM114 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TegucigalpaFri 5:36 PM125 km78 miles68 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MasayaFri 5:36 PM139 km86 miles75 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San MiguelFri 5:36 PM171 km106 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW
San SalvadorFri 5:36 PM284 km176 miles153 nmWest-northwest WNW
La CeibaFri 5:36 PM296 km184 miles160 nmNorth N
CholomaFri 5:36 PM310 km193 miles167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa AnaFri 5:36 PM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
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