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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 1:26:00 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 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 02' South, Longitude: 68° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.22 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 813.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.59 miWest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 miSouth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 23' 23.0"935.20 miWest0° 03' 47.1"4.34 miSouth935.02 mi
24 hours14° 51' 50.0"965.99 miEast0° 50' 27.4"57.85 miSouth965.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Iquique *Tue 10:26 AM161 km100 miles87 nmWest W
Arica *Tue 10:26 AM248 km154 miles134 nmNorthwest NW
SucreTue 9:26 AM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazTue 9:26 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNorth N
ArequipaTue 8:26 AM506 km315 miles273 nmNorthwest NW
SaltaTue 10:26 AM622 km387 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santa CruzTue 9:26 AM625 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
TucumánTue 10:26 AM829 km515 miles447 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Machu Picchu PuebloTue 8:26 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 9:26 AM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE

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