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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 60' South, Longitude: 97° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.98 meters/second, 1504.7 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 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' 43.5"934.78 miwest0° 04' 05.2"4.69 minorth935.00 mi
24 hours14° 40' 37.0"954.16 mieast2° 16' 29.4"156.48 minorth973.43 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 12:30 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:30 AM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 12:30 PM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 12:30 PM3008 km1869 miles1624 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Thu 2:30 PM3040 km1889 miles1641 nmSoutheast SE
La PazThu 1:30 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 1:30 PM3368 km2093 miles1819 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 1:30 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmEast E
AdamstownThu 9:30 AM3396 km2110 miles1834 nmWest-southwest WSW
CórdobaThu 2:30 PM3556 km2210 miles1920 nmEast-southeast ESE
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