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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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 55' South, Longitude: 115° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.23 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 813.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.59 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 22' 46.3"935.27 miwest0° 04' 16.1"4.89 minorth935.49 mi
24 hours14° 38' 56.2"952.78 mieast2° 20' 27.8"161.02 minorth972.95 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 1:44 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownThu 10:44 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:44 PM3492 km2170 miles1885 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteThu 8:44 AM3628 km2255 miles1959 nmWest W
LimaThu 1:44 PM4166 km2589 miles2250 nmEast E
QuitoThu 1:44 PM4552 km2829 miles2458 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 8:44 AM4635 km2880 miles2503 nmWest W
Santiago *Thu 3:44 PM4639 km2883 miles2505 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaThu 12:44 PM4677 km2906 miles2525 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 12:44 PM4683 km2910 miles2529 nmNortheast NE

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