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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 11:36:00 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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 06' North, Longitude: 86° 23' 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"979.61 miWest0° 08' 31.1"9.76 miNorth979.38 mi
24 hours11° 05' 01.6"746.77 miEast3° 05' 25.9"212.48 miNorth771.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MatagalpaFri 5:36 PM54 km33 miles29 nmEast-southeast ESE
LeónFri 5:36 PM92 km57 miles50 nmSouthwest SW
ManaguaFri 5:36 PM107 km66 miles58 nmSouth S
MasayaFri 5:36 PM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TegucigalpaFri 5:36 PM141 km88 miles76 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 5:36 PM200 km124 miles108 nmWest-northwest WNW
La CeibaFri 5:36 PM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 5:36 PM312 km194 miles169 nmWest-northwest WNW
CholomaFri 5:36 PM325 km202 miles175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto CabezasFri 5:36 PM340 km211 miles183 nmEast-northeast ENE

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