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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: 24%

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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 51' South, Longitude: 80° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.59 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.9"949.54 miwest0° 06' 50.5"7.84 misouth949.26 mi
24 hours14° 17' 32.4"941.17 mieast2° 10' 40.9"149.82 misouth947.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 8:16 AM757 km470 miles409 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 9:16 AM1355 km842 miles731 nmEast E
SucreMon 9:16 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 9:16 AM1649 km1025 miles890 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 8:16 AM1732 km1076 miles935 nmNorth N
QuitoMon 8:16 AM1964 km1221 miles1061 nmNorth N
Santiago *Mon 10:16 AM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:16 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaMon 10:16 AM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Mon 10:16 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmEast-southeast ESE
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