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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 6:32:00 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 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 02' South, Longitude: 78° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.16 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.04 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.2"962.05 miWest0° 08' 20.9"9.57 miNorth962.41 mi
24 hours14° 02' 55.0"938.53 miEast3° 45' 27.4"258.31 miNorth980.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 1:32 PM357 km222 miles193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:32 PM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 2:32 PM1101 km684 miles595 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 1:32 PM1268 km788 miles685 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilThu 1:32 PM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth N
SucreThu 2:32 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 1:32 PM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:32 PM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago *Thu 3:32 PM2179 km1354 miles1177 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaThu 1:32 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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