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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 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 120° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 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"1001.28 miwest0° 11' 02.0"12.64 minorth1001.21 mi
24 hours11° 02' 28.5"760.50 mieast4° 12' 31.2"289.24 minorth810.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 5:26 PM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 6:26 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 6:26 PM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityWed 6:26 PM2820 km1752 miles1523 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:26 PM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 4:26 PM3191 km1983 miles1723 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:26 PM3242 km2015 miles1751 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasWed 4:26 PM3461 km2150 miles1869 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 6:26 PM3470 km2156 miles1873 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownWed 4:26 PM3510 km2181 miles1895 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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