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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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 21' South, Longitude: 63° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.47 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 minorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 59.4"967.30 miwest0° 09' 43.2"11.14 minorth967.72 mi
24 hours13° 12' 37.6"885.38 mieast4° 12' 48.5"289.65 minorth938.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadSat 1:10 PM114 km71 miles61 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santa CruzSat 1:10 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 1:10 PM393 km244 miles212 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaSat 1:10 PM434 km269 miles234 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 1:10 PM506 km315 miles273 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreSat 1:10 PM536 km333 miles290 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Porto VelhoSat 1:10 PM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth N
CobijaSat 1:10 PM638 km396 miles344 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSat 1:10 PM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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