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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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' South, Longitude: 100° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.5"970.33 miwest0° 09' 28.8"10.86 minorth970.70 mi
24 hours13° 56' 01.5"938.39 mieast4° 09' 08.6"285.41 minorth987.64 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 12:40 PM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 1:40 PM1814 km1127 miles979 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaThu 1:40 PM2507 km1558 miles1353 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:40 PM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 1:40 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 12:40 PM3110 km1933 miles1679 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 12:40 PM3192 km1983 miles1724 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 12:40 PM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 12:40 PM3251 km2020 miles1755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 12:40 PM3334 km2071 miles1800 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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