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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 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 15' South, Longitude: 95° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.75 meters/second, 1561.5 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.17 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.5"970.17 miwest0° 09' 27.0"10.83 minorth970.54 mi
24 hours13° 56' 30.0"938.79 mieast4° 08' 33.7"284.76 minorth987.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:20 PM1503 km934 miles812 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 1:20 PM1986 km1234 miles1073 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:20 PM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Thu 1:20 PM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoThu 1:20 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 12:20 PM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 2:20 PM2942 km1828 miles1588 nmEast E
ManaguaThu 12:20 PM2980 km1852 miles1609 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 1:20 PM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoThu 1:20 PM3016 km1874 miles1628 nmEast E
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