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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
This phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 08' North
Longitude: 88° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.97 meters/second, 1576.7 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 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' 25.9"979.59 miwest0° 08' 30.6"9.75 minorth979.36 mi
24 hours11° 05' 04.7"746.81 mieast3° 05' 10.5"212.20 minorth771.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San MiguelFri 5:44 PM59 km36 miles32 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 5:44 PM91 km57 miles49 nmNorthwest NW
Santa AnaFri 5:44 PM142 km88 miles77 nmNorthwest NW
TegucigalpaFri 5:44 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNortheast NE
LeónFri 5:44 PM200 km125 miles108 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaFri 5:44 PM267 km166 miles144 nmNorthwest NW
EscuintlaFri 5:44 PM271 km168 miles146 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManaguaFri 5:44 PM275 km171 miles148 nmEast-southeast ESE
CholomaFri 5:44 PM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MatagalpaFri 5:44 PM290 km180 miles157 nmEast E
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