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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 12:06:00 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: 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 12:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 63° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.97 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.84 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miSouth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 15.9"950.31 miWest0° 06' 58.5"7.99 miSouth950.04 mi
24 hours14° 15' 24.5"939.49 miEast2° 14' 14.7"153.89 miSouth945.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzMon 8:06 AM55 km34 miles30 nmEast E
SucreMon 8:06 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSouthwest SW
CochabambaMon 8:06 AM263 km164 miles142 nmWest W
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 8:06 AM326 km203 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazMon 8:06 AM490 km305 miles265 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fuerte Olimpo *Mon 9:06 AM714 km444 miles386 nmEast-southeast ESE
RiberaltaMon 8:06 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaMon 9:06 AM804 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArequipaMon 7:06 AM847 km526 miles457 nmWest W
Antofagasta *Mon 9:06 AM959 km596 miles518 nmSouthwest SW

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