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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 2:34:00 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: 34%

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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 112° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.21 meters/second, 1555.9 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.11 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miSouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.1"966.55 miWest0° 09' 01.5"10.34 miSouth966.27 mi
24 hours13° 32' 48.7"906.01 miEast3° 11' 27.5"219.42 miSouth925.26 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 9:34 AM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 6:34 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 8:34 AM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 9:34 AM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmEast E
PapeeteSun 4:34 AM3936 km2446 miles2125 nmWest W
Mexico CitySun 8:34 AM4071 km2530 miles2198 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 8:34 AM4074 km2532 miles2200 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 8:34 AM4087 km2540 miles2207 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 9:34 AM4104 km2550 miles2216 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 8:34 AM4178 km2596 miles2256 nmNortheast NE

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