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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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 02' South, Longitude: 91° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.15 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 09.4"968.76 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 minorth969.18 mi
24 hours13° 08' 41.8"882.15 mieast4° 15' 44.7"292.99 minorth936.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:06 PM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth N
LimaSat 2:06 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 2:06 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 2:06 PM2122 km1318 miles1146 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 2:06 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 3:06 PM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 3:06 PM2656 km1651 miles1434 nmEast E
San JoseSat 1:06 PM2787 km1732 miles1505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 2:06 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmNortheast NE
PanamaSat 2:06 PM2889 km1795 miles1560 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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