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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 12:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' South, Longitude: 51° 50' West

The ground speed is currently 418.46 meters/second, 1506.4 kilometres/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 23' 27.4"935.73 miWest0° 03' 56.9"4.53 miSouth935.55 mi
24 hours14° 50' 39.5"965.19 miEast0° 54' 36.5"62.61 miSouth964.40 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasTue 9:16 AM452 km281 miles244 nmNorth N
Goiânia *Tue 10:16 AM454 km282 miles245 nmNortheast NE
Pedro Juan Caballero *Tue 9:16 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
Pirassununga *Tue 10:16 AM511 km318 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campinas *Tue 10:16 AM593 km369 miles320 nmSoutheast SE
Brasilia *Tue 10:16 AM623 km387 miles336 nmNortheast NE
Fuerte Olimpo *Tue 9:16 AM641 km398 miles346 nmWest-southwest WSW
Curitiba *Tue 10:16 AM661 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Tue 10:16 AM669 km416 miles361 nmSoutheast SE
Guarulhos *Tue 10:16 AM672 km417 miles363 nmSoutheast SE

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