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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 = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:16:00 AM.

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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: 25%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 51° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.85 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miSouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.0"950.91 miWest0° 07' 03.9"8.10 miSouth950.63 mi
24 hours14° 13' 53.6"938.34 miEast2° 16' 43.5"156.73 miSouth945.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasMon 8:16 AM200 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Goiânia *Mon 9:16 AM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Mon 9:16 AM452 km281 miles244 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pirassununga *Mon 9:16 AM659 km409 miles356 nmSoutheast SE
Pedro Juan Caballero *Mon 8:16 AM691 km429 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
Fuerte Olimpo *Mon 8:16 AM753 km468 miles407 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Mon 9:16 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSoutheast SE
Ciudad del Este *Mon 8:16 AM926 km575 miles500 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Asuncion *Mon 8:16 AM1050 km652 miles567 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:16 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmSoutheast SE

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