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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: 15%

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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 85° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.99 meters/second, 1504.8 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.58 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 23' 18.9"934.76 miwest0° 03' 37.3"4.15 misouth934.59 mi
24 hours14° 52' 56.1"966.81 mieast0° 46' 20.3"53.13 misouth965.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaTue 9:34 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 10:34 AM1847 km1148 miles998 nmEast E
GuayaquilTue 9:34 AM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Tue 11:34 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmSoutheast SE
SucreTue 10:34 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 10:34 AM2177 km1352 miles1175 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:34 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoTue 9:34 AM2317 km1439 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaTue 11:34 AM2447 km1521 miles1322 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Tue 9:34 AM2576 km1601 miles1391 nmWest-southwest WSW
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