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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 10' North
Longitude: 108° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 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' 03.9"12.67 minorth1001.44 mi
24 hours11° 02' 43.7"760.98 mieast4° 13' 27.0"290.30 minorth811.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 5:36 PM1607 km998 miles868 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 5:36 PM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 5:36 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonWed 5:36 PM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 5:36 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 4:36 PM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth N
VeracruzWed 5:36 PM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:36 PM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaWed 5:36 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:36 PM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-northeast ENE
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