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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 60' South, Longitude: 99° 32' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.82 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 25' 03.3"948.63 miwest0° 06' 41.7"7.68 misouth948.36 mi
24 hours14° 19' 50.1"942.91 mieast2° 06' 43.7"145.29 misouth948.23 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 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:34 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 9:34 AM2505 km1556 miles1352 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoMon 9:34 AM3026 km1880 miles1634 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 6:34 AM3254 km2022 miles1757 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazMon 10:34 AM3340 km2075 miles1803 nmEast E
Santiago *Mon 11:34 AM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseMon 8:34 AM3525 km2190 miles1903 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoMon 10:34 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmEast E
SucreMon 10:34 AM3615 km2246 miles1952 nmEast E
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