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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 = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 5:12:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 13' South, Longitude: 59° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.74 meters/second, 1547.1 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"16.02 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 23' 57.8"961.13 miWest0° 08' 12.6"9.41 miNorth961.48 mi
24 hours14° 05' 14.8"940.31 miEast3° 42' 42.4"255.17 miNorth981.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:12 PM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santa CruzThu 1:12 PM520 km323 miles281 nmSouthwest SW
SucreThu 1:12 PM780 km485 miles421 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaThu 1:12 PM887 km551 miles479 nmWest-northwest WNW
La PazThu 1:12 PM978 km608 miles528 nmWest W
Rio BrancoThu 12:12 PM1111 km690 miles600 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 2:12 PM1124 km699 miles607 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Thu 3:12 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmEast E
ManausThu 1:12 PM1343 km834 miles725 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Thu 3:12 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmSoutheast SE

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