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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 47' South, Longitude: 73° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.76 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 12.5"949.84 miwest0° 06' 54.1"7.91 misouth949.56 mi
24 hours14° 16' 36.7"940.40 mieast2° 12' 14.8"151.60 misouth946.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaMon 7:46 AM242 km151 miles131 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 7:46 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth N
La PazMon 8:46 AM569 km354 miles307 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaMon 7:46 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreMon 8:46 AM861 km535 miles465 nmEast E
CobijaMon 8:46 AM894 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoMon 8:46 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Mon 9:46 AM1753 km1090 miles947 nmSouth S
CórdobaMon 9:46 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Asuncion *Mon 9:46 AM1821 km1132 miles984 nmEast-southeast ESE
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