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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 98° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.26 meters/second, 1602.9 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.2"995.90 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 misouth996.19 mi
24 hours10° 58' 59.8"752.19 mieast4° 20' 07.3"297.91 misouth812.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoTue 3:34 AM886 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 3:34 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
OaxacaTue 3:34 AM1010 km628 miles545 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:34 AM1123 km698 miles606 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 3:34 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 3:34 AM1184 km736 miles639 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzTue 3:34 AM1251 km778 miles676 nmNorth N
Mexico CityTue 3:34 AM1256 km781 miles678 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaTue 3:34 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:34 AM1396 km867 miles754 nmSoutheast SE
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