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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 42' South, Longitude: 85° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 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' 05.7"949.14 miwest0° 07' 19.8"8.40 minorth949.50 mi
24 hours14° 00' 03.6"922.76 mieast3° 25' 42.1"235.75 minorth960.35 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 PM1076 km669 miles581 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 12:40 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazFri 1:40 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:40 AM1920 km1193 miles1037 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 1:40 PM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 12:40 PM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 1:40 PM2110 km1311 miles1139 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 2:40 PM2268 km1409 miles1224 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaFri 2:40 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Fri 12:40 PM2689 km1671 miles1452 nmWest-southwest WSW
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