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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 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' North, Longitude: 102° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.64 meters/second, 1597.1 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"992.32 miwest0° 09' 56.1"11.38 minorth992.15 mi
24 hours11° 00' 01.3"750.68 mieast3° 42' 29.3"254.90 minorth788.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 5:54 PM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OaxacaThu 5:54 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 5:54 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 5:54 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 5:54 PM1250 km777 miles675 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaThu 5:54 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonThu 5:54 PM1298 km806 miles701 nmNorth N
AguascalientesThu 5:54 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 5:54 PM1373 km853 miles742 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiThu 5:54 PM1410 km876 miles762 nmNorth N
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