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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 5:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 42' South, Longitude: 84° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.82 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.6"949.06 miWest0° 07' 19.8"8.40 miNorth949.42 mi
24 hours14° 00' 05.9"922.72 miEast3° 25' 39.4"235.68 miNorth960.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaFri 12:40 PM1053 km654 miles568 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 1:40 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 12:40 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:40 AM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 1:40 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 12:40 PM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 1:40 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 2:40 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaFri 2:40 PM2584 km1606 miles1395 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Fri 12:40 PM2714 km1686 miles1465 nmWest-southwest WSW

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