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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: 58%

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 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 33' South, Longitude: 71° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.83 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 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 misouth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.6"999.46 miwest0° 11' 29.3"13.16 misouth999.38 mi
24 hours11° 53' 18.9"818.56 mieast4° 28' 50.1"307.93 misouth870.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EirunepéFri 5:58 AM180 km112 miles97 nmSoutheast SE
TabatingaFri 5:58 AM191 km118 miles103 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoFri 5:58 AM606 km377 miles327 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaFri 5:58 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MitúFri 4:58 AM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth N
RiberaltaFri 5:58 AM817 km508 miles441 nmSoutheast SE
FlorenciaFri 4:58 AM940 km584 miles508 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LimaFri 4:58 AM976 km606 miles527 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoFri 4:58 AM1015 km631 miles548 nmNorthwest NW
GuayaquilFri 4:58 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmWest-northwest WNW
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