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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 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 55' South, Longitude: 90° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.82 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.5"949.07 miwest0° 06' 46.0"7.76 misouth948.80 mi
24 hours14° 18' 43.4"942.07 mieast2° 08' 39.6"147.50 misouth947.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 8:56 AM1577 km980 miles851 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:56 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNorth N
GuayaquilMon 8:56 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 8:56 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoMon 8:56 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:56 AM2373 km1474 miles1281 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 9:56 AM2591 km1610 miles1399 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Mon 10:56 AM2614 km1624 miles1411 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 9:56 AM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmEast E
CórdobaMon 10:56 AM3035 km1886 miles1639 nmSoutheast SE
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