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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 3, 2013 at 9:08:00 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: 69%

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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 45' South, Longitude: 70° 03' 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 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"1005.19 miWest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 miSouth1005.25 mi
24 hours11° 22' 28.6"786.72 miEast4° 38' 25.9"318.85 miSouth847.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MitúThu 4:08 AM222 km138 miles120 nmNorth N
FlorenciaThu 4:08 AM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-northwest WNW
VillavicencioThu 4:08 AM672 km418 miles363 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaThu 4:08 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto AyacuchoThu 4:38 AM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliThu 4:08 AM851 km529 miles459 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuitoThu 4:08 AM942 km585 miles508 nmWest W
MedellinThu 4:08 AM989 km614 miles534 nmNorthwest NW
San Fernando de ApureThu 4:38 AM997 km619 miles538 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoThu 5:08 AM1052 km653 miles568 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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