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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 53' North
Longitude: 116° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.50 meters/second, 1603.8 km/hour, 996.5 miles/hour or 866.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.5"996.50 miwest0° 10' 27.8"11.99 misouth996.78 mi
24 hours10° 59' 04.4"752.72 mieast4° 21' 07.0"299.07 misouth812.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraTue 4:46 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 3:46 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 4:46 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 4:46 AM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityTue 4:46 AM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 3:46 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 4:46 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 3:46 AM2862 km1779 miles1545 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 4:46 AM2892 km1797 miles1561 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesTue 2:46 AM2906 km1806 miles1569 nmNorth N
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