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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: 35%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 27' South, Longitude: 79° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 20.0"968.30 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 misouth968.02 mi
24 hours13° 28' 03.4"902.14 mieast3° 16' 38.6"225.36 misouth922.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 7:16 AM403 km250 miles218 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 7:16 AM804 km499 miles434 nmEast E
La PazSun 8:16 AM1276 km793 miles689 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilSun 7:16 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSun 8:16 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 7:16 AM1580 km981 miles853 nmNorth N
SucreSun 8:16 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:16 AM1844 km1146 miles996 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaSun 7:16 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:16 AM2297 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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