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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 5:10:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' South, Longitude: 92° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.91 meters/second, 1504.5 km/hour, 934.8 miles/hour or 812.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.58 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miNorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 42.7"934.57 miWest0° 04' 02.2"4.63 miNorth934.78 mi
24 hours14° 41' 05.3"954.46 miEast2° 15' 21.1"155.16 miNorth973.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 12:10 PM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 12:10 PM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:10 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 12:10 PM2394 km1487 miles1292 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 1:10 PM2593 km1611 miles1400 nmEast E
Santiago *Thu 2:10 PM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoThu 12:10 PM2662 km1654 miles1438 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 1:10 PM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 1:10 PM2862 km1779 miles1546 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaThu 2:10 PM3088 km1919 miles1668 nmEast-southeast ESE

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