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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 56' South, Longitude: 109° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.15 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.59 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 22' 45.4"935.15 miwest0° 04' 12.6"4.83 minorth935.37 mi
24 hours14° 39' 29.2"953.28 mieast2° 19' 10.7"159.56 minorth973.16 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 1:20 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 10:20 AM2197 km1365 miles1187 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:20 PM3018 km1875 miles1629 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 1:20 PM3570 km2218 miles1928 nmEast E
QuitoThu 1:20 PM4015 km2495 miles2168 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 3:20 PM4110 km2554 miles2219 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 8:20 AM4230 km2628 miles2284 nmWest W
San JoseThu 12:20 PM4318 km2683 miles2331 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 12:20 PM4331 km2691 miles2339 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 12:20 PM4346 km2701 miles2347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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