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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
This phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 08' North, Longitude: 88° 48' 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"979.52 miwest0° 08' 30.4"9.75 minorth979.28 mi
24 hours11° 05' 04.9"746.76 mieast3° 05' 09.0"212.16 minorth771.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San VicenteFri 5:46 PM57 km35 miles31 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 5:46 PM76 km47 miles41 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 5:46 PM78 km48 miles42 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaFri 5:46 PM126 km78 miles68 nmNorthwest NW
TegucigalpaFri 5:46 PM199 km124 miles108 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeónFri 5:46 PM222 km138 miles120 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaFri 5:46 PM249 km155 miles135 nmNorthwest NW
EscuintlaFri 5:46 PM251 km156 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
CholomaFri 5:46 PM289 km179 miles156 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 5:46 PM297 km184 miles160 nmEast-southeast ESE
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