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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 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' North, Longitude: 127° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.57 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 14.1"1001.16 miwest0° 11' 01.0"12.62 minorth1001.08 mi
24 hours11° 02' 21.0"760.26 mieast4° 12' 02.0"288.68 minorth810.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 5:52 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesWed 4:52 PM3301 km2051 miles1782 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiThu 2:52 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmWest W
AdamstownWed 4:52 PM3387 km2104 miles1829 nmSouth S
Mexico CityWed 6:52 PM3405 km2116 miles1839 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixWed 5:52 PM3473 km2158 miles1875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteWed 2:52 PM3540 km2200 miles1912 nmSouthwest SW
San FranciscoWed 4:52 PM3615 km2246 miles1952 nmNorth N
Las VegasWed 4:52 PM3616 km2247 miles1952 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluWed 2:52 PM3755 km2333 miles2027 nmWest-northwest WNW
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