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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 = Friday, July 29, 2016 at 4:02:00 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: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11:01 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 2, 2016 at 8:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, July 29, 2016 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' North, Longitude: 116° 07' West

The ground speed is currently 426.39 meters/second, 1535.0 kilometres/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 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' 25.7"15.90 miWest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 miNorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 46.6"953.56 miWest0° 04' 14.9"4.87 miNorth953.39 mi
24 hours13° 44' 53.3"908.55 miEast1° 10' 20.5"80.63 miNorth909.19 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
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 11:02 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Fri 10:02 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Fri 11:02 AM1399 km869 miles755 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 9:02 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 11:02 AM1540 km957 miles832 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Fri 11:02 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Fri 11:02 AM1679 km1044 miles907 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Fri 9:02 AM1701 km1057 miles919 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Fri 9:02 AM1712 km1064 miles925 nmNorth N
San Diego *Fri 9:02 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmNorth N

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