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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: 47%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 02' South
Longitude: 59° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.34 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 29' 27.0"987.12 miwest0° 10' 46.8"12.35 misouth986.93 mi
24 hours12° 34' 34.5"856.72 mieast4° 04' 05.6"279.66 misouth895.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Porto VelhoSat 5:58 AM539 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 5:58 AM770 km479 miles416 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 5:58 AM949 km590 miles512 nmWest W
SucreSat 5:58 AM1194 km742 miles644 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La PazSat 5:58 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 7:58 AM1380 km857 miles745 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémSat 6:58 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Sat 6:58 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmSouth S
ParamariboSat 6:58 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CayenneSat 6:58 AM1820 km1131 miles982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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