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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 30, 2014 at 5:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' South, Longitude: 83° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.49 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.16 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 24' 25.7"969.52 miWest0° 09' 22.3"10.74 miNorth969.89 mi
24 hours13° 57' 42.6"939.56 miEast4° 07' 03.4"283.02 miNorth988.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 12:30 PM665 km413 miles359 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilThu 12:30 PM1282 km797 miles692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoThu 12:30 PM1538 km956 miles831 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:30 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazThu 1:30 PM1637 km1017 miles884 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:30 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 1:30 PM1996 km1240 miles1078 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaThu 12:30 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 12:30 PM2505 km1556 miles1352 nmNorth N
Santiago *Thu 2:30 PM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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