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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 21' North, Longitude: 123° 14' 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' 13.7"1001.23 miwest0° 11' 01.6"12.63 minorth1001.16 mi
24 hours11° 02' 25.7"760.41 mieast4° 12' 20.0"289.02 minorth810.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 5:36 PM2925 km1818 miles1580 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 6:36 PM3040 km1889 miles1642 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 4:36 PM3218 km2000 miles1738 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 5:36 PM3318 km2062 miles1792 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownWed 4:36 PM3447 km2142 miles1861 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Las VegasWed 4:36 PM3507 km2179 miles1894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 4:36 PM3590 km2231 miles1939 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 6:36 PM3722 km2313 miles2010 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:36 PM3802 km2363 miles2053 nmEast E
KiritimatiThu 2:36 PM3808 km2366 miles2056 nmWest W
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