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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 39' South, Longitude: 98° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.55 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.13 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.3"967.32 miwest0° 09' 06.4"10.43 misouth967.04 mi
24 hours13° 30' 43.8"904.32 mieast3° 13' 45.2"222.05 misouth924.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 8:34 AM1786 km1110 miles965 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:34 AM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 8:34 AM2327 km1446 miles1256 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 8:34 AM2451 km1523 miles1323 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 8:34 AM2706 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 7:34 AM3142 km1953 miles1697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 9:34 AM3246 km2017 miles1753 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 7:34 AM3250 km2020 miles1755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSun 7:34 AM3294 km2047 miles1779 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSun 8:34 AM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmNortheast NE

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