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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 11:26:00 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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 38' South, Longitude: 54° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.18 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 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' 19.3"950.79 miWest0° 07' 02.9"8.08 miSouth950.51 mi
24 hours14° 14' 11.9"938.57 miEast2° 16' 13.8"156.17 miSouth945.39 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 8:26 AM273 km170 miles148 nmNortheast NE
Goiânia *Mon 9:26 AM519 km322 miles280 nmEast E
Brasilia *Mon 9:26 AM692 km430 miles373 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 7:26 AM746 km463 miles403 nmWest W
Asuncion *Mon 8:26 AM924 km574 miles499 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São Paulo *Mon 9:26 AM1017 km632 miles549 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 7:26 AM1192 km741 miles643 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:26 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazMon 7:26 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest W
Rio BrancoMon 7:26 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmWest-northwest WNW

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