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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' North, Longitude: 110° 22' 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.6"1001.40 miwest0° 11' 03.7"12.67 minorth1001.34 mi
24 hours11° 02' 41.4"760.86 mieast4° 13' 19.3"290.13 minorth811.28 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 PM1719 km1068 miles928 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 5:44 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 5:44 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesWed 5:44 PM2038 km1266 miles1100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 4:44 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzWed 5:44 PM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:44 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaWed 5:44 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:44 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 4:44 PM2643 km1643 miles1427 nmNorth N

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