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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' South, Longitude: 84° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.87 meters/second, 1558.3 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 27' 18.2"968.11 miwest0° 09' 10.8"10.52 misouth967.83 mi
24 hours13° 28' 45.2"902.77 mieast3° 15' 53.8"224.52 misouth923.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSun 7:36 AM869 km540 miles469 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 7:36 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:36 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 7:36 AM1718 km1067 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 8:36 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 8:36 AM1898 km1180 miles1025 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 8:36 AM2126 km1321 miles1148 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSun 7:36 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:36 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaSun 7:36 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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