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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 6:42:00 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 18:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' South, Longitude: 80° 42' West

The ground speed is currently 430.21 meters/second, 1548.8 kilometres/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 23.9"16.04 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.9"962.17 miWest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 miNorth962.53 mi
24 hours14° 02' 37.4"938.30 miEast3° 45' 47.9"258.70 miNorth980.59 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
CallaoThu 1:42 PM507 km315 miles274 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 1:42 PM514 km319 miles277 nmNortheast NE
TrujilloThu 1:42 PM785 km488 miles424 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:42 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaThu 1:42 PM994 km617 miles537 nmEast E
La PazThu 2:42 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:42 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 1:42 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 1:42 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmNorth N
SucreThu 2:42 PM1702 km1057 miles919 nmEast-southeast ESE

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