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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 of the movement is currently 423.12 meters/second, 1523.2 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position 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.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaWed 12:04 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Arica *Wed 2:04 PM175 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
SucreWed 1:04 PM710 km441 miles383 nmEast E
CobijaWed 1:04 PM835 km519 miles451 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaWed 12:04 PM854 km531 miles461 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoWed 12:04 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RiberaltaWed 1:04 PM991 km616 miles535 nmNortheast NE
SaltaWed 2:04 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmSoutheast SE

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