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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 18' South, Longitude: 68° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.59 meters/second, 1557.3 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.13 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 26' 01.0"967.57 miwest0° 09' 45.0"11.17 minorth967.98 mi
24 hours13° 11' 56.9"884.84 mieast4° 13' 19.6"290.24 minorth938.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazSat 1:30 PM254 km158 miles137 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArequipaSat 12:30 PM377 km235 miles204 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoSat 1:30 PM489 km304 miles264 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 1:30 PM644 km400 miles348 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSat 12:30 PM929 km577 miles501 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManausSat 1:30 PM1567 km974 miles846 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Sat 2:30 PM1684 km1046 miles909 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM1811 km1125 miles978 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoSat 12:30 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaSat 2:30 PM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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