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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 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 13' South
Longitude: 59° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.76 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' 58.0"961.23 miwest0° 08' 13.0"9.42 minorth961.59 mi
24 hours14° 05' 09.4"940.31 mieast3° 42' 48.8"255.31 minorth981.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa CruzThu 1:14 PM456 km283 miles246 nmSouthwest SW
SucreThu 1:14 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouthwest SW
La PazThu 1:14 PM899 km558 miles485 nmWest W
Rio BrancoThu 12:14 PM1041 km647 miles562 nmWest-northwest WNW
Asuncion *Thu 2:14 PM1138 km707 miles615 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Thu 3:14 PM1285 km798 miles694 nmEast E
ManausThu 1:14 PM1338 km832 miles723 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Thu 3:14 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmSoutheast SE
CórdobaThu 2:14 PM1848 km1148 miles998 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaThu 12:14 PM1892 km1176 miles1021 nmWest W
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