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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 = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 10:08:00 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: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' South, Longitude: 61° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.30 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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 miSouth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.5"986.96 miWest0° 10' 46.4"12.34 miSouth986.76 mi
24 hours12° 34' 51.5"856.91 miEast4° 03' 53.4"279.41 miSouth895.50 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 6:08 AM317 km197 miles171 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaSat 6:08 AM531 km330 miles287 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 6:08 AM701 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoSat 6:08 AM714 km444 miles386 nmWest W
ManausSat 6:08 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth N
CobijaSat 6:08 AM824 km512 miles445 nmWest W
La PazSat 6:08 AM1027 km638 miles555 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSat 6:08 AM1081 km672 miles584 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Sat 8:08 AM1588 km987 miles858 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelémSat 7:08 AM1710 km1062 miles923 nmEast-northeast ENE

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