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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: 86%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 26' North
Longitude: 69° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.87 meters/second, 1601.5 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 32' 31.5"995.10 miwest0° 10' 19.6"11.83 misouth995.39 mi
24 hours10° 58' 55.7"751.52 mieast4° 18' 27.0"296.02 misouth810.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarquisimetoTue 3:04 AM182 km113 miles98 nmNorth N
San Fernando de ApureTue 3:04 AM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaTue 3:04 AM268 km166 miles145 nmNortheast NE
MaracayTue 3:04 AM316 km196 miles171 nmNortheast NE
CúcutaTue 2:34 AM325 km202 miles176 nmWest W
MaracaiboTue 3:04 AM337 km209 miles182 nmNorthwest NW
CaracasTue 3:04 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNortheast NE
Puerto AyacuchoTue 3:04 AM376 km234 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
WillemstadTue 3:34 AM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth N
BucaramangaTue 2:34 AM418 km259 miles225 nmWest-southwest WSW
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