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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 10° 05' South
Longitude: 55° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.42 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 03.1"985.39 miwest0° 11' 16.4"12.91 minorth985.75 mi
24 hours12° 25' 28.8"846.26 mieast4° 39' 47.3"320.48 minorth909.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManausSun 1:30 PM913 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sun 3:30 PM1047 km651 miles566 nmSoutheast SE
BelémSun 2:30 PM1235 km768 miles667 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 1:30 PM1342 km834 miles724 nmWest W
SucreSun 1:30 PM1438 km894 miles777 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSun 1:30 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmWest-southwest WSW
Asuncion *Sun 2:30 PM1697 km1055 miles916 nmSouth S
CayenneSun 2:30 PM1699 km1055 miles917 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboSun 2:30 PM1758 km1093 miles949 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Sun 3:30 PM1770 km1100 miles956 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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