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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:26:00 PM.

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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: 35%

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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' South, Longitude: 81° 59' West

The ground speed is currently 432.94 meters/second, 1558.6 kilometres/hour, 968.5 miles/hour or 841.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.14 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 19.3"968.19 miWest0° 09' 11.7"10.54 miSouth967.91 mi
24 hours13° 28' 21.9"902.39 miEast3° 16' 18.7"224.98 miSouth923.07 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CallaoSun 7:26 AM590 km367 miles319 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 7:26 AM599 km372 miles323 nmEast-northeast ENE
TrujilloSun 7:26 AM774 km481 miles418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilSun 7:26 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmNorth N
La PazSun 8:26 AM1502 km933 miles811 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 8:26 AM1618 km1005 miles874 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 7:26 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:26 AM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreSun 8:26 AM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSun 7:26 AM2283 km1418 miles1233 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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