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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 13:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' South, Longitude: 85° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.49 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.1 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' 08.1"949.30 miwest0° 06' 48.3"7.80 misouth949.03 mi
24 hours14° 18' 07.8"941.62 mieast2° 09' 40.4"148.66 misouth947.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 8:36 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilMon 8:36 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 9:36 AM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:36 AM1929 km1199 miles1042 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 8:36 AM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoMon 9:36 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 9:36 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 10:36 AM2278 km1415 miles1230 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaMon 10:36 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Mon 8:36 AM2640 km1641 miles1426 nmWest-southwest WSW
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