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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 = Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 8:08:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 01' North, Longitude: 66° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 km/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.72 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 29.6"1003.38 miWest0° 11' 11.6"12.82 miSouth1003.57 mi
24 hours11° 04' 36.9"764.32 miEast4° 34' 14.1"314.04 miSouth827.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto AyacuchoWed 3:38 AM215 km133 miles116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Fernando de ApureWed 3:38 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MitúWed 3:08 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouthwest SW
Ciudad BolívarWed 3:38 AM566 km352 miles306 nmNortheast NE
Boa VistaWed 4:08 AM672 km417 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaracasWed 3:38 AM717 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
BogotaWed 3:08 AM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W
San FernandoWed 4:08 AM895 km556 miles483 nmNortheast NE
ChaguanasWed 4:08 AM919 km571 miles496 nmNortheast NE
Port of SpainWed 4:08 AM924 km574 miles499 nmNortheast NE

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