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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

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 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' South, Longitude: 86° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 24' 26.4"969.74 miwest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 minorth970.11 mi
24 hours13° 57' 24.1"939.41 mieast4° 07' 26.8"283.49 minorth988.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 12:42 PM1001 km622 miles541 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 12:42 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:42 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 12:42 PM1679 km1043 miles906 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 1:42 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:42 PM2034 km1264 miles1098 nmEast E
SucreThu 1:42 PM2319 km1441 miles1252 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaThu 12:42 PM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmNortheast NE
PanamaThu 12:42 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseThu 11:42 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth N
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