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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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 54' North, Longitude: 88° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.98 meters/second, 1580.3 km/hour, 982.0 miles/hour or 853.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.37 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.8"981.87 miwest0° 08' 44.6"10.02 minorth981.66 mi
24 hours11° 54' 50.4"806.51 mieast3° 09' 31.4"217.16 minorth830.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LeónFri 11:48 PM173 km108 miles94 nmEast-northeast ENE
San MiguelFri 11:48 PM177 km110 miles95 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 11:48 PM219 km136 miles118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManaguaFri 11:48 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast E
MasayaFri 11:48 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
Santa AnaFri 11:48 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaFri 11:48 PM272 km169 miles147 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MatagalpaFri 11:48 PM290 km180 miles157 nmEast-northeast ENE
EscuintlaFri 11:48 PM373 km232 miles201 nmNorthwest NW
GuatemalaFri 11:48 PM381 km237 miles206 nmNorthwest NW
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