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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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 52' South, Longitude: 65° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.95 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.81 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 00.0"948.19 miwest0° 07' 10.2"8.22 minorth948.54 mi
24 hours14° 02' 37.3"924.74 mieast3° 22' 24.2"231.98 minorth961.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CochabambaFri 12:20 PM54 km33 miles29 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OruroFri 12:20 PM124 km77 miles67 nmWest W
SucreFri 12:20 PM151 km94 miles81 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PotosiFri 12:20 PM192 km120 miles104 nmSouth S
La PazFri 12:20 PM273 km170 miles148 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa CruzFri 12:20 PM297 km185 miles160 nmEast E
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 12:20 PM559 km347 miles302 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaFri 11:20 AM612 km380 miles330 nmWest-northwest WNW
RiberaltaFri 12:20 PM758 km471 miles409 nmNorth N
SaltaFri 1:20 PM769 km478 miles415 nmSouth S
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