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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 = Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 5:04:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 17:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 56' South, Longitude: 71° 53' West

The ground speed is currently 423.12 meters/second, 1523.2 kilometres/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.77 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miNorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.3"946.25 miWest0° 05' 17.8"6.07 miNorth946.51 mi
24 hours14° 42' 30.2"967.99 miEast2° 41' 54.8"185.56 miNorth992.48 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaWed 12:04 PM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Arica *Wed 2:04 PM176 km109 miles95 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazWed 1:04 PM430 km267 miles232 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 12:04 PM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth N
CochabambaWed 1:04 PM611 km380 miles330 nmEast E
Antofagasta *Wed 2:04 PM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreWed 1:04 PM710 km441 miles383 nmEast E
LimaWed 12:04 PM854 km531 miles461 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzWed 1:04 PM923 km573 miles498 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 12:04 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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