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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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 120° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.63 meters/second, 1611.5 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 13.5"1001.29 miwest0° 11' 02.1"12.64 minorth1001.22 mi
24 hours11° 02' 29.1"760.52 mieast4° 12' 33.5"289.28 minorth810.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 5:24 PM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 6:24 PM2500 km1553 miles1350 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 6:24 PM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityWed 6:24 PM2777 km1725 miles1499 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:24 PM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 4:24 PM3188 km1981 miles1722 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:24 PM3229 km2007 miles1744 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:24 PM3419 km2125 miles1846 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasWed 4:24 PM3453 km2146 miles1865 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:24 PM3484 km2165 miles1881 nmEast E
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