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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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 83° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.54 meters/second, 1528.3 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.2 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' 09.1"949.42 miwest0° 06' 49.4"7.82 misouth949.15 mi
24 hours14° 17' 50.1"941.40 mieast2° 10' 10.6"149.24 misouth947.24 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 AM923 km573 miles498 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:26 AM1609 km1000 miles869 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 8:26 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoMon 9:26 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 9:26 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:26 AM2003 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 8:26 AM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Mon 10:26 AM2131 km1324 miles1150 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaMon 10:26 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaMon 8:26 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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