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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 11, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' South, Longitude: 63° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.90 meters/second, 1526.0 km/hour, 948.2 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.80 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 23' 59.2"947.99 miwest0° 07' 08.9"8.19 minorth948.35 mi
24 hours14° 02' 58.6"924.95 mieast3° 21' 56.4"231.43 minorth961.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzFri 12:10 PM18 km11 miles10 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 12:10 PM242 km150 miles131 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 12:10 PM301 km187 miles162 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 12:10 PM534 km332 miles289 nmWest-northwest WNW
SaltaFri 1:10 PM794 km493 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaFri 12:10 PM815 km507 miles440 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaFri 12:10 PM959 km596 miles518 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoFri 12:10 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Asuncion *Fri 1:10 PM1008 km627 miles544 nmSoutheast SE
TucumánFri 1:10 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmSouth S

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