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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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 70° 54' West

The ground speed is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 kilometres/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 13.3"949.95 miWest0° 06' 55.1"7.93 miSouth949.68 mi
24 hours14° 16' 18.7"940.18 miEast2° 12' 44.9"152.17 miSouth946.43 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arica *Mon 9:36 AM100 km62 miles54 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaMon 7:36 AM165 km103 miles89 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazMon 8:36 AM327 km203 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
CochabambaMon 8:36 AM506 km314 miles273 nmEast E
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 7:36 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreMon 8:36 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-southeast ESE
Antofagasta *Mon 9:36 AM653 km406 miles353 nmSouth S
Santa CruzMon 8:36 AM819 km509 miles442 nmEast E
RiberaltaMon 8:36 AM912 km567 miles493 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 7:36 AM913 km567 miles493 nmNorthwest NW

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