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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 is currently 448.59 meters/second, 1614.9 kilometres/hour, 1003.5 miles/hour or 872.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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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
Ciudad GuayanaWed 3:38 AM643 km399 miles347 nmNortheast NE
Boa VistaWed 4:08 AM672 km417 miles363 nmEast-southeast ESE
ValenciaWed 3:38 AM697 km433 miles377 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaracasWed 3:38 AM717 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
BarquisimetoWed 3:38 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BogotaWed 3:08 AM832 km517 miles449 nmWest W

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