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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 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 09' South, Longitude: 66° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.90 meters/second, 1547.7 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 23' 59.9"961.49 miwest0° 08' 16.0"9.47 minorth961.84 mi
24 hours14° 04' 20.6"939.62 mieast3° 43' 47.1"256.40 minorth981.28 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 PM182 km113 miles99 nmEast E
La PazThu 1:42 PM225 km140 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
SucreThu 1:42 PM452 km281 miles244 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiberaltaThu 1:42 PM461 km287 miles249 nmNorth N
Santa CruzThu 1:42 PM464 km288 miles251 nmSoutheast SE
CobijaThu 1:42 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArequipaThu 12:42 PM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoThu 12:42 PM587 km365 miles317 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 1:42 PM615 km382 miles332 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 12:42 PM680 km423 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW

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