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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 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 46' South, Longitude: 77° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.21 meters/second, 1527.2 km/hour, 948.9 miles/hour or 824.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.82 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.5"948.71 miwest0° 07' 16.2"8.33 minorth949.06 mi
24 hours14° 01' 03.7"923.47 mieast3° 24' 25.5"234.28 minorth960.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:10 PM635 km395 miles343 nmNorth N
ArequipaFri 12:10 PM675 km419 miles364 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 12:10 PM755 km469 miles408 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 1:10 PM1029 km640 miles556 nmEast E
SucreFri 1:10 PM1323 km822 miles714 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:10 PM1372 km853 miles741 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 12:10 PM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 2:10 PM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoFri 12:10 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmNorth N
CórdobaFri 2:10 PM2038 km1267 miles1101 nmSoutheast SE
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