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

The ground speed is currently 424.76 meters/second, 1529.1 kilometres/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaMon 7:46 AM243 km151 miles131 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 7:46 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorth N
La PazMon 8:46 AM569 km354 miles307 nmEast-northeast ENE
Antofagasta *Mon 9:46 AM716 km445 miles387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LimaMon 7:46 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CochabambaMon 8:46 AM761 km473 miles411 nmEast E
SucreMon 8:46 AM861 km535 miles465 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 8:46 AM1048 km651 miles566 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Mon 9:46 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmSouth S
CórdobaMon 9:46 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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