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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 13:26:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 24%

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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 82° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.55 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.83 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.1"949.37 miwest0° 06' 49.6"7.83 misouth949.09 mi
24 hours14° 17' 48.1"941.31 mieast2° 10' 14.1"149.29 misouth947.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 8:26 AM902 km560 miles487 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:26 AM1581 km982 miles853 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 8:26 AM1762 km1095 miles951 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoMon 9:26 AM1849 km1149 miles999 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 9:26 AM1869 km1162 miles1009 nmEast E
QuitoMon 8:26 AM2009 km1249 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:26 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Mon 10:26 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaMon 10:26 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaMon 8:26 AM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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