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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 13' South, Longitude: 59° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.75 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' 57.9"961.20 miwest0° 08' 12.8"9.41 minorth961.56 mi
24 hours14° 05' 12.8"940.35 mieast3° 42' 44.6"255.23 minorth981.70 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 PM214 km133 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
Santa CruzThu 1:12 PM497 km309 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
SucreThu 1:12 PM756 km470 miles408 nmSouthwest SW
RiberaltaThu 1:12 PM862 km536 miles465 nmWest-northwest WNW
La PazThu 1:12 PM949 km590 miles513 nmWest W
Rio BrancoThu 12:12 PM1085 km674 miles586 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 2:12 PM1129 km701 miles609 nmSouth S
Brasilia *Thu 3:12 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmEast E
ManausThu 1:12 PM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Thu 3:12 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmSoutheast SE
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