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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 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 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 09' North
Longitude: 91° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 25.8"979.48 miwest0° 08' 29.7"9.74 minorth979.24 mi
24 hours11° 05' 08.7"746.80 mieast3° 04' 50.2"211.81 minorth771.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaFri 5:56 PM148 km92 miles80 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuetzaltenangoFri 5:56 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 5:56 PM191 km119 miles103 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 5:56 PM229 km142 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 5:56 PM256 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
San MiguelFri 5:56 PM361 km224 miles195 nmEast E
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 5:56 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta GordaFri 5:56 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNortheast NE
CholomaFri 5:56 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 5:56 PM472 km293 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
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