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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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 44' South, Longitude: 80° 23' 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' 04.2"948.90 miwest0° 07' 17.4"8.36 minorth949.26 mi
24 hours14° 00' 42.2"923.25 mieast3° 24' 52.9"234.82 minorth960.60 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 PM725 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 1:20 PM1311 km815 miles708 nmEast E
SucreFri 1:20 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 1:20 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 12:20 PM1718 km1067 miles928 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 12:20 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmNorth N
Santiago *Fri 2:20 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:20 AM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaFri 2:20 PM2229 km1385 miles1204 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Fri 2:20 PM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmEast-southeast ESE
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