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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 45' South, Longitude: 68° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.86 meters/second, 1529.5 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.9 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' 14.0"950.13 miwest0° 06' 56.1"7.95 misouth949.85 mi
24 hours14° 16' 02.8"940.04 mieast2° 13' 11.5"152.69 misouth946.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazMon 8:26 AM154 km96 miles83 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OruroMon 8:26 AM174 km108 miles94 nmEast E
Arica *Mon 9:26 AM184 km114 miles99 nmWest-southwest WSW
ArequipaMon 7:26 AM329 km204 miles178 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreMon 8:26 AM397 km247 miles214 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa CruzMon 8:26 AM593 km368 miles320 nmEast E
SaltaMon 9:26 AM854 km530 miles461 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoMon 8:26 AM865 km538 miles467 nmNorth N
LimaMon 7:26 AM1089 km677 miles588 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 9:26 AM1422 km884 miles768 nmSoutheast SE
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