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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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 95° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.61 meters/second, 1528.6 km/hour, 949.8 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 08.9"949.67 miwest0° 07' 25.1"8.50 minorth950.03 mi
24 hours13° 58' 38.5"921.65 mieast3° 27' 29.3"237.80 minorth959.80 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 1:24 PM1747 km1085 miles943 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:24 PM1967 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:24 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:24 PM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:24 PM2695 km1674 miles1455 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:24 PM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 3:24 PM3056 km1899 miles1650 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 2:24 PM3131 km1946 miles1691 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:24 PM3222 km2002 miles1740 nmEast E
San JoseFri 12:24 PM3305 km2054 miles1785 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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