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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 5° 21' North
Longitude: 122° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 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' 13.6"1001.24 miwest0° 11' 01.7"12.63 minorth1001.17 mi
24 hours11° 02' 26.3"760.43 mieast4° 12' 22.3"289.07 minorth810.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 5:34 PM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 5:34 PM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:34 PM2996 km1861 miles1618 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 4:34 PM3212 km1996 miles1734 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:34 PM3301 km2051 miles1783 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 4:34 PM3458 km2149 miles1867 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Las VegasWed 4:34 PM3496 km2173 miles1888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 4:34 PM3590 km2231 miles1939 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 6:34 PM3672 km2282 miles1983 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:34 PM3749 km2330 miles2024 nmEast E
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