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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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' South, Longitude: 97° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.24 meters/second, 1527.3 km/hour, 949.0 miles/hour or 824.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.82 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.2"948.74 miwest0° 06' 42.9"7.70 misouth948.47 mi
24 hours14° 19' 32.6"942.69 mieast2° 07' 14.2"145.87 misouth948.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 9:24 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:24 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 9:24 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 9:24 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 9:24 AM2830 km1759 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 10:24 AM3085 km1917 miles1666 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 11:24 AM3145 km1954 miles1698 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoMon 10:24 AM3284 km2040 miles1773 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreMon 10:24 AM3363 km2090 miles1816 nmEast E
San JoseMon 8:24 AM3404 km2115 miles1838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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