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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 2:34:00 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 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilTue 9:34 AM2054 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 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaTue 11:34 AM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Tue 9:34 AM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmWest-southwest WSW

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