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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 6:40:00 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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' South, Longitude: 99° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.84 meters/second, 1561.8 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.4"970.32 miWest0° 09' 28.7"10.86 miNorth970.69 mi
24 hours13° 56' 03.2"938.41 miEast4° 09' 06.5"285.37 miNorth987.65 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 PM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 1:40 PM1829 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaThu 1:40 PM2478 km1539 miles1338 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:40 PM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 1:40 PM2754 km1711 miles1487 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 12:40 PM3094 km1922 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 12:40 PM3178 km1975 miles1716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 12:40 PM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 12:40 PM3242 km2014 miles1751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaThu 12:40 PM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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