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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 5:38:00 AM.

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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' North, Longitude: 82° 07' West

The ground speed is currently 436.72 meters/second, 1572.2 kilometres/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.28 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.6"976.74 miWest0° 08' 32.6"9.79 miSouth977.08 mi
24 hours11° 15' 52.8"757.40 miEast3° 42' 23.4"254.77 miSouth804.19 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San AndrésSun 12:38 AM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto CabezasSat 11:38 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimónSat 11:38 PM411 km256 miles222 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MatagalpaSat 11:38 PM418 km260 miles226 nmWest W
AlajuelaSat 11:38 PM458 km284 miles247 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San JoseSat 11:38 PM459 km285 miles248 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MasayaSat 11:38 PM468 km291 miles253 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaSat 11:38 PM477 km296 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
LiberiaSat 11:38 PM488 km303 miles264 nmSouthwest SW
ColónSun 12:38 AM529 km329 miles285 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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