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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: 31%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 10' North, Longitude: 108° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.73 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.5"1001.51 miwest0° 11' 04.0"12.68 minorth1001.45 mi
24 hours11° 02' 44.2"761.00 mieast4° 13' 29.1"290.34 minorth811.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 5:34 PM1576 km980 miles851 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 5:34 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 5:34 PM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonWed 5:34 PM1905 km1184 miles1029 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 5:34 PM1953 km1213 miles1054 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 4:34 PM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmNorth N
VeracruzWed 5:34 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:34 PM2175 km1351 miles1174 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaWed 5:34 PM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:34 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmEast-northeast ENE
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