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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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 19' North, Longitude: 120° 32' 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 13.5"1001.21 miwest0° 11' 02.0"12.64 minorth1001.14 mi
24 hours11° 02' 28.9"760.46 mieast4° 12' 32.5"289.24 minorth810.54 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 PM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 6:26 PM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 6:26 PM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityWed 6:26 PM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:26 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 4:26 PM3190 km1982 miles1722 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:26 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 6:26 PM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasWed 4:26 PM3456 km2148 miles1866 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:26 PM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmEast E

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