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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 94° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.59 meters/second, 1528.5 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.83 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.7"949.62 miwest0° 07' 24.6"8.50 minorth949.99 mi
24 hours13° 58' 46.2"921.75 mieast3° 27' 19.5"237.61 minorth959.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 1:20 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:20 PM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:20 PM2006 km1246 miles1083 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:20 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:20 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:20 PM2838 km1763 miles1532 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 3:20 PM2978 km1850 miles1608 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 2:20 PM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:20 PM3121 km1939 miles1685 nmEast E
San JoseFri 12:20 PM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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