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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 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 24' North, Longitude: 97° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.70 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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"992.46 miwest0° 09' 57.0"11.40 minorth992.29 mi
24 hours11° 00' 00.1"750.77 mieast3° 42' 55.1"255.39 minorth788.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OaxacaThu 5:36 PM855 km531 miles461 nmNorth N
AcapulcoThu 5:36 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaThu 5:36 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla GutierrezThu 5:36 PM951 km591 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 5:36 PM966 km600 miles521 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaThu 5:36 PM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 5:36 PM1037 km645 miles560 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzThu 5:36 PM1095 km680 miles591 nmNorth N
Mexico CityThu 5:36 PM1121 km697 miles605 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaThu 5:36 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmEast-northeast ENE
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