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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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 4:20:00 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: 2%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 04' South, Longitude: 80° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.76 meters/second, 1503.9 km/hour, 934.5 miles/hour or 812.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.57 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.8"934.21 miWest0° 03' 54.7"4.49 miNorth934.42 mi
24 hours14° 42' 11.1"955.32 miEast2° 12' 38.1"152.05 miNorth973.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 11:20 AM958 km595 miles517 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 12:20 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 12:20 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 12:20 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Thu 1:20 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GuayaquilThu 11:20 AM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth N
CórdobaThu 1:20 PM2053 km1276 miles1109 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoThu 11:20 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsThu 10:20 AM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Thu 1:20 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmEast-southeast ESE

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