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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 Tuesday, January 8, 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: 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 84° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.00 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.58 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 23' 19.0"934.70 miwest0° 03' 37.5"4.16 misouth934.53 mi
24 hours14° 52' 55.0"966.73 mieast0° 46' 24.3"53.21 misouth965.77 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 AM1227 km763 miles663 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 10:34 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast E
Santiago *Tue 11:34 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilTue 9:34 AM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreTue 10:34 AM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 10:34 AM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:34 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoTue 9:34 AM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaTue 11:34 AM2425 km1507 miles1309 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Tue 9:34 AM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmWest-southwest WSW

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