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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 5:42:00 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 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 53' South, Longitude: 80° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.26 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.78 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.7"946.58 miWest0° 05' 22.8"6.17 miNorth946.83 mi
24 hours14° 41' 41.6"967.41 miEast2° 43' 45.2"187.67 miNorth992.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 12:42 PM772 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 1:42 PM1376 km855 miles743 nmEast E
SucreWed 1:42 PM1666 km1035 miles899 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 12:42 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilWed 12:42 PM1737 km1080 miles938 nmNorth N
QuitoWed 12:42 PM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmNorth N
Santiago *Wed 2:42 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsWed 11:42 AM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaWed 2:42 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Wed 2:42 PM2549 km1584 miles1376 nmEast-southeast ESE

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