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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: 6%
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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 39' South
Longitude: 87° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.18 meters/second, 1588.3 km/hour, 986.9 miles/hour or 857.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.0"986.85 miwest0° 11' 22.2"13.02 minorth987.21 mi
24 hours12° 21' 30.8"842.83 mieast4° 41' 13.7"322.12 minorth906.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 1:44 PM986 km613 miles533 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSun 2:44 PM1208 km750 miles652 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 2:44 PM1216 km756 miles657 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSun 2:44 PM1472 km915 miles795 nmNortheast NE
CaliSun 2:44 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNortheast NE
BogotaSun 2:44 PM2201 km1367 miles1188 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 3:44 PM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmEast E
San JoseSun 1:44 PM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth N
PanamaSun 2:44 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 3:44 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmEast-southeast ESE
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