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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 5:14:00 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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 13' South, Longitude: 59° 35' West

The ground speed is currently 429.75 meters/second, 1547.1 kilometres/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.4 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 58.0"961.15 miWest0° 08' 12.8"9.41 miNorth961.51 mi
24 hours14° 05' 11.2"940.27 miEast3° 42' 46.6"255.25 miNorth981.62 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:14 PM196 km122 miles106 nmSouthwest SW
Santa CruzThu 1:14 PM478 km297 miles258 nmSouthwest SW
Fuerte Olimpo *Thu 2:14 PM669 km416 miles361 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreThu 1:14 PM738 km458 miles398 nmSouthwest SW
CochabambaThu 1:14 PM743 km462 miles401 nmWest-southwest WSW
RiberaltaThu 1:14 PM842 km523 miles455 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pedro Juan Caballero *Thu 2:14 PM906 km563 miles489 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La PazThu 1:14 PM927 km576 miles501 nmWest W
Rio BrancoThu 12:14 PM1067 km663 miles576 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 2:14 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmSouth S

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