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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: 69%
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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 45' South
Longitude: 70° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.41 meters/second, 1617.9 km/hour, 1005.3 miles/hour or 873.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"1005.26 miwest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 misouth1005.32 mi
24 hours11° 22' 29.7"786.80 mieast4° 38' 25.9"318.87 misouth847.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VillavicencioThu 4:08 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaThu 4:08 AM727 km452 miles393 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto AyacuchoThu 4:38 AM770 km478 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliThu 4:08 AM826 km513 miles446 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoThu 4:08 AM912 km566 miles492 nmWest W
MedellinThu 4:08 AM971 km603 miles524 nmNorthwest NW
San Fernando de ApureThu 4:38 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoThu 5:08 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilThu 4:08 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmWest W
ManausThu 5:08 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmEast-southeast ESE
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