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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 11:36:00 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 39' South, Longitude: 56° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.13 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.85 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miSouth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 18.3"950.67 miWest0° 07' 01.8"8.06 miSouth950.39 mi
24 hours14° 14' 30.1"938.80 miEast2° 15' 44.2"155.60 miSouth945.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Mon 8:36 AM231 km143 miles125 nmNorth N
Barra do GarçasMon 8:36 AM491 km305 miles265 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 7:36 AM497 km309 miles268 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Mon 8:36 AM853 km530 miles461 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Mon 9:36 AM940 km584 miles508 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 7:36 AM940 km584 miles508 nmWest W
São Paulo *Mon 9:36 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmSoutheast SE
La PazMon 7:36 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmWest W
Rio BrancoMon 7:36 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 9:36 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmEast-southeast ESE

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