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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 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 28' South
Longitude: 54° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.24 meters/second, 1556.1 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 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 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.0"966.78 miwest0° 09' 39.9"11.08 minorth967.19 mi
24 hours13° 13' 59.1"886.47 mieast4° 11' 45.8"288.46 minorth939.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cuiabá *Sat 1:30 PM221 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
Barra do GarçasSat 1:30 PM274 km171 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
Goiânia *Sat 2:30 PM596 km370 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sat 2:30 PM710 km441 miles383 nmEast-southeast ESE
Asuncion *Sat 1:30 PM1247 km775 miles673 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SucreSat 12:30 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 2:30 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSat 12:30 PM1401 km871 miles756 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 12:30 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 2:30 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmSoutheast SE
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