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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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 06' South
Longitude: 86° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.02 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.14 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 07.5"968.54 miwest0° 09' 50.9"11.29 minorth968.96 mi
24 hours13° 09' 26.4"882.82 mieast4° 15' 11.9"292.39 minorth936.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 1:44 PM1059 km658 miles572 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:44 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuayaquilSat 1:44 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 1:44 PM1773 km1102 miles957 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 2:44 PM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 2:44 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmEast E
SucreSat 2:44 PM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaSat 1:44 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmNortheast NE
PanamaSat 1:44 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:44 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmNorth N
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