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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: 41%
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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 30' North
Longitude: 107° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.56 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.5"992.15 miwest0° 09' 54.9"11.36 minorth991.97 mi
24 hours11° 00' 02.9"750.58 mieast3° 41' 57.8"254.30 minorth788.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 6:16 PM1142 km710 miles617 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaThu 6:16 PM1249 km776 miles675 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraThu 6:16 PM1307 km812 miles706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 6:16 PM1409 km875 miles761 nmNortheast NE
LeonThu 6:16 PM1425 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 6:16 PM1469 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 5:16 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiThu 6:16 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 6:16 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 6:16 PM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE
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