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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: 17%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 15' South, Longitude: 98° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.61 meters/second, 1600.6 km/hour, 994.6 miles/hour or 864.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.58 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 27' 47.7"994.56 miwest0° 11' 33.5"13.24 minorth994.83 mi
24 hours12° 35' 45.5"866.16 mieast4° 40' 49.9"321.63 minorth926.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 3:50 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSat 4:50 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmEast E
QuitoSat 4:50 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 3:50 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 3:50 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 3:50 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 3:50 PM2486 km1545 miles1342 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 4:50 PM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmEast-southeast ESE
Easter Island *Sat 4:50 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AcapulcoSat 3:50 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth N
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