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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: 25%

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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 51° 57' 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"950.96 miwest0° 07' 03.8"8.10 misouth950.68 mi
24 hours14° 13' 55.7"938.43 mieast2° 16' 40.3"156.68 misouth945.33 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 AM193 km120 miles104 nmNorth N
Goiânia *Mon 9:16 AM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Mon 9:16 AM478 km297 miles258 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pirassununga *Mon 9:16 AM678 km421 miles366 nmSoutheast SE
São Paulo *Mon 9:16 AM861 km535 miles465 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Mon 8:16 AM1034 km642 miles558 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:16 AM1090 km677 miles589 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 7:16 AM1416 km880 miles765 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 8:16 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazMon 7:16 AM1727 km1073 miles932 nmWest W
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