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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 5:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 35' North, Longitude: 84° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.77 meters/second, 1572.4 km/hour, 977.0 miles/hour or 849.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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' 39.8"976.84 miWest0° 08' 33.3"9.80 miSouth977.18 mi
24 hours11° 15' 49.4"757.41 miEast3° 42' 37.8"255.05 miSouth804.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto CabezasSat 11:48 PM135 km84 miles73 nmEast-northeast ENE
MatagalpaSat 11:48 PM166 km103 miles89 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaSat 11:48 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW
MasayaSat 11:48 PM245 km152 miles132 nmSouthwest SW
TegucigalpaSat 11:48 PM293 km182 miles158 nmWest-northwest WNW
La CeibaSat 11:48 PM344 km214 miles186 nmNorthwest NW
San MiguelSat 11:48 PM394 km245 miles213 nmWest W
AlajuelaSat 11:48 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouth S
San JoseSat 11:48 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth S
CholomaSat 11:48 PM430 km267 miles232 nmWest-northwest WNW

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