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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: 40%

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 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 22' North, Longitude: 94° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.74 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.4"992.48 miwest0° 09' 57.6"11.41 minorth992.31 mi
24 hours10° 59' 59.4"750.77 mieast3° 43' 10.8"255.67 minorth788.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaThu 5:26 PM710 km441 miles383 nmNortheast NE
Santa María HuatulcoThu 5:26 PM731 km454 miles394 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuatemalaThu 5:26 PM754 km468 miles407 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaThu 5:26 PM780 km485 miles421 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:26 PM790 km491 miles427 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla GutierrezThu 5:26 PM841 km523 miles454 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelThu 5:26 PM868 km539 miles469 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaThu 5:26 PM873 km543 miles472 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AcapulcoThu 5:26 PM989 km614 miles534 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaThu 5:26 PM990 km615 miles535 nmEast-northeast ENE
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