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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: 85%
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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 8° 03' North
Longitude: 101° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.31 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 32.3"996.07 miwest0° 10' 25.3"11.94 misouth996.35 mi
24 hours10° 59' 00.5"752.33 mieast4° 20' 18.1"298.13 misouth812.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 3:46 AM990 km615 miles535 nmNorth N
Mexico CityTue 3:46 AM1286 km799 miles695 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 3:46 AM1364 km848 miles737 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 3:46 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:46 AM1409 km875 miles761 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaTue 3:46 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonTue 3:46 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorth N
Santa AnaTue 3:46 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 3:46 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 3:46 AM1529 km950 miles825 nmNorth N
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