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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 18:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 98° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.67 meters/second, 1528.8 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 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' 09.6"949.79 miwest0° 07' 26.2"8.53 minorth950.16 mi
24 hours13° 58' 19.0"921.40 mieast3° 27' 53.4"238.26 minorth959.67 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 1:34 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:34 PM2070 km1286 miles1117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 1:34 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilFri 1:34 PM2621 km1628 miles1415 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 1:34 PM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 2:34 PM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmEast E
Santiago *Fri 3:34 PM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoFri 2:34 PM3381 km2101 miles1826 nmEast E
AdamstownFri 10:34 AM3408 km2118 miles1840 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseFri 12:34 PM3414 km2122 miles1844 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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