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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: 7%

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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 87° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.44 meters/second, 1495.6 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.49 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 23.3"929.00 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 minorth929.01 mi
24 hours15° 01' 49.7"971.46 mieast0° 46' 16.7"53.06 minorth975.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 10:46 AM1467 km911 miles792 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 11:46 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast E
Santiago *Wed 12:46 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilWed 10:46 AM2215 km1377 miles1196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 9:46 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth N
SucreWed 11:46 AM2314 km1438 miles1250 nmEast E
Easter Island *Wed 10:46 AM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoWed 11:46 AM2410 km1498 miles1301 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoWed 10:46 AM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaWed 12:46 PM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmEast-southeast ESE
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