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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 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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° 34' 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"929.07 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth929.07 mi
24 hours15° 01' 49.5"971.52 mieast0° 46' 20.8"53.14 minorth975.43 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 AM1488 km925 miles804 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 11:46 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmEast E
Santiago *Wed 12:46 PM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsWed 9:46 AM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth N
GuayaquilWed 10:46 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Wed 10:46 AM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreWed 11:46 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 11:46 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoWed 10:46 AM2488 km1546 miles1343 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaWed 12:46 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmEast-southeast ESE
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