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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

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 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 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° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.92 meters/second, 1504.5 km/hour, 934.9 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"934.64 miwest0° 04' 02.3"4.63 minorth934.85 mi
24 hours14° 41' 03.9"954.51 mieast2° 15' 24.7"155.24 minorth973.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 12:10 PM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 12:10 PM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:10 AM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth N
GuayaquilThu 12:10 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 1:10 PM2621 km1629 miles1415 nmEast E
Santiago *Thu 2:10 PM2637 km1638 miles1424 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoThu 12:10 PM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 1:10 PM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 1:10 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaThu 2:10 PM3114 km1935 miles1682 nmEast-southeast ESE
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