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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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 30' South, Longitude: 84° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.88 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.5 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' 18.4"968.06 miWest0° 09' 10.9"10.52 miSouth967.78 mi
24 hours13° 28' 42.7"902.68 miEast3° 15' 56.2"224.55 miSouth923.24 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 AM841 km523 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSun 7:36 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:36 AM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 7:36 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 8:36 AM1758 km1092 miles949 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 8:36 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSun 8:36 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSun 7:36 AM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:36 AM2513 km1562 miles1357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaSun 7:36 AM2653 km1649 miles1433 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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