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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: 59%

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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 08:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 21' South, Longitude: 56° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.8"999.84 miwest0° 11' 30.3"13.18 misouth999.77 mi
24 hours11° 51' 49.7"817.11 mieast4° 29' 31.1"308.71 misouth869.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SantarémFri 5:58 AM382 km238 miles206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausFri 4:58 AM460 km286 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
São Félix do XinguFri 5:58 AM523 km325 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémFri 5:58 AM993 km617 miles536 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneFri 5:58 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboFri 5:58 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoFri 4:58 AM1346 km836 miles727 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownFri 4:58 AM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Fri 6:58 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 4:58 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSouthwest SW
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