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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 6:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 18:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 49' South, Longitude: 76° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.44 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 10.0"986.25 miWest0° 11' 20.1"12.98 miNorth986.61 mi
24 hours12° 22' 57.5"844.03 miEast4° 40' 43.2"321.52 miNorth907.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PucallpaSun 1:56 PM229 km142 miles124 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 1:56 PM271 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Machu Picchu PuebloSun 1:56 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
LojaSun 1:56 PM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaSun 2:56 PM808 km502 miles437 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 2:56 PM902 km561 miles487 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 1:56 PM942 km585 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoSun 1:56 PM1095 km680 miles591 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSun 2:56 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSoutheast SE
CaliSun 1:56 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth N

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