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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 3:59 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
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 8:06 AM326 km203 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazMon 8:06 AM490 km305 miles265 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaMon 8:06 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SaltaMon 9:06 AM803 km499 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CobijaMon 8:06 AM919 km571 miles496 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoMon 8:06 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Mon 9:06 AM1047 km651 miles565 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaMon 9:06 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmSouth S
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