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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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 60' South, Longitude: 99° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.19 meters/second, 1527.1 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.4"948.57 miwest0° 06' 41.9"7.68 misouth948.30 mi
24 hours14° 19' 48.2"942.82 mieast2° 06' 47.1"145.34 misouth948.15 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 9:34 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:34 AM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 9:34 AM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoMon 9:34 AM3004 km1867 miles1622 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 6:34 AM3281 km2039 miles1772 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazMon 10:34 AM3311 km2058 miles1788 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 11:34 AM3324 km2065 miles1795 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoMon 10:34 AM3506 km2178 miles1893 nmEast E
San JoseMon 8:34 AM3511 km2181 miles1896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreMon 10:34 AM3587 km2229 miles1937 nmEast E

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