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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 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 66° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.6 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 23' 59.8"961.47 miwest0° 08' 15.9"9.47 minorth961.83 mi
24 hours14° 04' 22.4"939.64 mieast3° 43' 44.7"256.36 minorth981.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TrinidadThu 1:42 PM154 km96 miles83 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 1:42 PM247 km153 miles133 nmSouthwest SW
Santa CruzThu 1:42 PM442 km275 miles239 nmSoutheast SE
SucreThu 1:42 PM443 km276 miles239 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiberaltaThu 1:42 PM459 km285 miles248 nmNorth N
CobijaThu 1:42 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArequipaThu 12:42 PM578 km359 miles312 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:42 PM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:42 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 12:42 PM708 km440 miles382 nmWest-northwest WNW
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