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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 = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 6:32:00 PM.

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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

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 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' South, Longitude: 97° 54' 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' 29.1"970.23 miWest0° 09' 27.9"10.85 miNorth970.60 mi
24 hours13° 56' 14.5"938.54 miEast4° 08' 52.6"285.11 miNorth987.71 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 12:32 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 1:32 PM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmSouthwest SW
LimaThu 1:32 PM2269 km1410 miles1225 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:32 PM2327 km1446 miles1256 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 1:32 PM2577 km1601 miles1391 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 12:32 PM2981 km1853 miles1610 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 12:32 PM3086 km1918 miles1666 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 12:32 PM3128 km1944 miles1689 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 12:32 PM3184 km1978 miles1719 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 1:32 PM3188 km1981 miles1721 nmNortheast NE

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