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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 71° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.65 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 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' 02.0"967.70 miwest0° 09' 45.7"11.19 minorth968.11 mi
24 hours13° 11' 36.5"884.56 mieast4° 13' 34.9"290.54 minorth938.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CuzcoSat 12:40 PM116 km72 miles63 nmNorthwest NW
ArequipaSat 12:40 PM240 km149 miles130 nmSouth S
La PazSat 1:40 PM410 km255 miles222 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaSat 1:40 PM445 km276 miles240 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSat 1:40 PM599 km372 miles324 nmNortheast NE
RiberaltaSat 1:40 PM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 12:40 PM680 km423 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
SucreSat 1:40 PM823 km511 miles444 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilSat 12:40 PM1642 km1020 miles887 nmNorthwest NW
ManausSat 1:40 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNortheast NE
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