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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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 36' South, Longitude: 97° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.65 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 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' 09.4"949.75 miwest0° 07' 25.9"8.52 minorth950.11 mi
24 hours13° 58' 26.9"921.50 mieast3° 27' 43.9"238.07 minorth959.72 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 1:30 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:30 PM2025 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:30 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:30 PM2542 km1580 miles1373 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:30 PM2807 km1744 miles1515 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:30 PM3092 km1922 miles1670 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 3:30 PM3176 km1973 miles1715 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 2:30 PM3281 km2039 miles1772 nmEast E
San JoseFri 12:30 PM3369 km2093 miles1819 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 2:30 PM3374 km2096 miles1822 nmEast E
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