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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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 29' South, Longitude: 51° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.18 meters/second, 1555.8 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.11 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 55.1"966.64 miwest0° 09' 39.1"11.06 minorth967.06 mi
24 hours13° 14' 19.5"886.75 mieast4° 11' 29.9"288.16 minorth939.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasSat 1:20 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Goiânia *Sat 2:20 PM376 km233 miles203 nmSoutheast SE
Brasilia *Sat 2:20 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 12:20 PM991 km616 miles535 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 2:20 PM1150 km714 miles621 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 2:20 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Sat 1:20 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSat 1:20 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast E
BelémSat 1:20 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 12:20 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmWest-southwest WSW
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