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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 11' North, Longitude: 93° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.88 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 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"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.7"979.32 miwest0° 08' 29.2"9.72 minorth979.09 mi
24 hours11° 05' 11.7"746.74 mieast3° 04' 35.1"211.51 minorth771.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaFri 6:06 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaFri 6:06 PM372 km231 miles201 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 6:06 PM400 km248 miles216 nmNorth N
Santa María HuatulcoFri 6:06 PM411 km256 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
Santa AnaFri 6:06 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 6:06 PM485 km302 miles262 nmEast E
OaxacaFri 6:06 PM543 km337 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelFri 6:06 PM593 km369 miles320 nmEast E
Punta GordaFri 6:06 PM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
CholomaFri 6:06 PM670 km417 miles362 nmEast-northeast ENE
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