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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 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 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° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.27 meters/second, 1603.0 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"995.98 miwest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 misouth996.27 mi
24 hours10° 58' 59.9"752.25 mieast4° 20' 08.3"297.95 misouth812.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 3:34 AM979 km608 miles529 nmNorth N
OaxacaTue 3:34 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 3:34 AM1146 km712 miles619 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 3:34 AM1193 km741 miles644 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 3:34 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 3:34 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorth N
VeracruzTue 3:34 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:34 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmSoutheast SE
TegucigalpaTue 3:34 AM1417 km880 miles765 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaTue 3:34 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmEast-northeast ENE
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