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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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 45' South, Longitude: 80° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.27 meters/second, 1527.4 km/hour, 949.1 miles/hour or 824.7 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' 04.1"948.82 miwest0° 07' 17.3"8.36 minorth949.18 mi
24 hours14° 00' 44.4"923.22 mieast3° 24' 50.2"234.75 minorth960.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:20 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloFri 12:20 PM960 km596 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 1:20 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmEast E
SucreFri 1:20 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:20 PM1581 km983 miles854 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 12:20 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 12:20 PM1945 km1208 miles1050 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 2:20 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:20 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaFri 2:20 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmSoutheast SE
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