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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 22' North
Longitude: 95° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.73 meters/second, 1597.4 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"992.54 miwest0° 09' 57.6"11.41 minorth992.37 mi
24 hours10° 59' 59.5"750.81 mieast3° 43' 09.3"255.66 minorth788.85 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 PM729 km453 miles394 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 5:26 PM773 km480 miles417 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaThu 5:26 PM802 km498 miles433 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:26 PM813 km505 miles439 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla GutierrezThu 5:26 PM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OaxacaThu 5:26 PM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth N
San MiguelThu 5:26 PM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoThu 5:26 PM973 km604 miles525 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaThu 5:26 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmEast-northeast ENE
Punta GordaThu 5:26 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNortheast NE
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