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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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 99° 11' 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"996.00 miwest0° 10' 24.9"11.93 misouth996.28 mi
24 hours10° 59' 00.1"752.26 mieast4° 20' 10.0"297.98 misouth812.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 3:36 AM974 km605 miles526 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:36 AM1188 km738 miles642 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 3:36 AM1238 km769 miles669 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 3:36 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorth N
San SalvadorTue 3:36 AM1256 km780 miles678 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzTue 3:36 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:36 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmSoutheast SE
GuadalajaraTue 3:36 AM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaTue 3:36 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonTue 3:36 AM1473 km915 miles795 nmNorth N
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