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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 = Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 5:32:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 20' South, Longitude: 93° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.0"938.06 miWest0° 01' 56.6"2.23 miNorth938.16 mi
24 hours15° 02' 37.0"981.91 miEast1° 26' 34.2"99.24 miNorth991.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Tue 12:32 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaTue 12:32 PM1952 km1213 miles1054 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 11:32 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilTue 12:32 PM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
QuitoTue 12:32 PM2683 km1667 miles1449 nmNortheast NE
La PazTue 1:32 PM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmEast E
Santiago *Tue 2:32 PM2764 km1718 miles1493 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoTue 12:32 PM2963 km1841 miles1600 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 1:32 PM2981 km1853 miles1610 nmEast E
CórdobaTue 2:32 PM3238 km2012 miles1749 nmEast-southeast ESE

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