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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: 82%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 15' South
Longitude: 97° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.9"1001.68 miwest0° 11' 30.5"13.18 misouth1001.64 mi
24 hours11° 42' 23.3"807.57 mieast4° 30' 03.4"309.31 misouth861.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:46 AM953 km592 miles515 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilThu 4:46 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmEast E
QuitoThu 4:46 AM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 3:46 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 3:46 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 3:46 AM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 3:46 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 3:46 AM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 3:46 AM2350 km1460 miles1269 nmNorth N
LimaThu 4:46 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmEast-southeast ESE
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