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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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 00' South, Longitude: 95° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.95 meters/second, 1504.6 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' 43.0"934.71 miwest0° 04' 03.8"4.66 minorth934.92 mi
24 hours14° 40' 50.5"954.33 mieast2° 15' 57.0"155.86 minorth973.48 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 12:20 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaThu 12:20 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:20 AM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilThu 12:20 PM2568 km1595 miles1386 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Thu 2:20 PM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoThu 12:20 PM2836 km1762 miles1531 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 1:20 PM2871 km1784 miles1550 nmEast E
SucreThu 1:20 PM3126 km1942 miles1688 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 1:20 PM3127 km1943 miles1689 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaThu 2:20 PM3334 km2072 miles1800 nmEast-southeast ESE
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