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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 23:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 25' North
Longitude: 100° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 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"992.38 miwest0° 09' 56.5"11.39 minorth992.21 mi
24 hours11° 00' 00.8"750.72 mieast3° 42' 40.7"255.11 minorth788.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 5:46 PM822 km511 miles444 nmNorth N
OaxacaThu 5:46 PM920 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 5:46 PM1111 km690 miles600 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 5:46 PM1159 km720 miles626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 5:46 PM1186 km737 miles640 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaThu 5:46 PM1252 km778 miles676 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 5:46 PM1277 km793 miles689 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 5:46 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonThu 5:46 PM1311 km815 miles708 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaThu 5:46 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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