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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 14' South, Longitude: 97° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.0"970.28 miwest0° 09' 27.9"10.85 minorth970.66 mi
24 hours13° 56' 15.7"938.62 mieast4° 08' 51.2"285.10 minorth987.78 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 12:30 PM1629 km1012 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Thu 1:30 PM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmSouthwest SW
LimaThu 1:30 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:30 PM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 1:30 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 12:30 PM2970 km1845 miles1604 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 12:30 PM3077 km1912 miles1661 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 12:30 PM3121 km1940 miles1685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 1:30 PM3173 km1972 miles1713 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 12:30 PM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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