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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 12' North, Longitude: 110° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 meters/second, 1611.7 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' 12.7"1001.47 miwest0° 11' 03.6"12.67 minorth1001.40 mi
24 hours11° 02' 41.2"760.90 mieast4° 13' 18.0"290.13 minorth811.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 5:44 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 5:44 PM1884 km1171 miles1017 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 5:44 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanWed 4:44 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 5:44 PM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzWed 5:44 PM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:44 PM2433 km1512 miles1314 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaWed 5:44 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:44 PM2532 km1574 miles1367 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 4:44 PM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth N
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