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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: 2%

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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' South, Longitude: 80° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.88 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.5 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' 05.4"968.23 miwest0° 09' 49.1"11.25 minorth968.64 mi
24 hours13° 10' 15.2"883.47 mieast4° 14' 35.9"291.70 minorth937.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 1:20 PM470 km292 miles254 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilSat 1:20 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth N
La PazSat 2:20 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 2:20 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 1:20 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmNorth N
SucreSat 2:20 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:20 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorthwest NW
BogotaSat 1:20 PM2207 km1372 miles1192 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sat 3:20 PM2368 km1471 miles1279 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSat 3:20 PM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmSoutheast SE
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