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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 6:24:00 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 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' South, Longitude: 95° 29' 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"949.59 miWest0° 07' 25.0"8.50 miNorth949.96 mi
24 hours13° 58' 40.7"921.62 miEast3° 27' 26.6"237.73 miNorth959.75 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 PM1769 km1099 miles955 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:24 PM1957 km1216 miles1057 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:24 PM2076 km1290 miles1121 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:24 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:24 PM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:24 PM2911 km1809 miles1572 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 3:24 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 2:24 PM3103 km1928 miles1676 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 2:24 PM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmEast E
San JoseFri 12:24 PM3294 km2047 miles1779 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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