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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 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 11' South
Longitude: 78° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.82 meters/second, 1558.2 km/hour, 968.2 miles/hour or 841.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 04.6"968.10 miwest0° 09' 48.2"11.23 minorth968.51 mi
24 hours13° 10' 35.5"883.74 mieast4° 14' 20.7"291.41 minorth937.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 1:10 PM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 2:10 PM1132 km703 miles611 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 2:10 PM1242 km772 miles671 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSat 1:10 PM1334 km829 miles721 nmNorth N
SucreSat 2:10 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 1:10 PM1544 km959 miles833 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:10 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorthwest NW
CaliSat 1:10 PM1957 km1216 miles1056 nmNorth N
BogotaSat 1:10 PM2136 km1327 miles1153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 3:10 PM2270 km1411 miles1226 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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