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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

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 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 53' South
Longitude: 81° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.27 meters/second, 1523.8 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"946.65 miwest0° 05' 23.1"6.17 minorth946.91 mi
24 hours14° 41' 40.2"967.46 mieast2° 43' 48.4"187.75 minorth992.42 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 PM788 km490 miles426 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 1:42 PM1405 km873 miles758 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 12:42 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreWed 1:42 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmEast E
GuayaquilWed 12:42 PM1739 km1081 miles939 nmNorth N
QuitoWed 12:42 PM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
Santiago *Wed 2:42 PM2022 km1256 miles1092 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsWed 11:42 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CórdobaWed 2:42 PM2284 km1419 miles1233 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Wed 2:42 PM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmEast-southeast ESE
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