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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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 32' North, Longitude: 109° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.53 meters/second, 1596.7 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"992.08 miwest0° 09' 54.3"11.35 minorth991.91 mi
24 hours11° 00' 03.5"750.54 mieast3° 41' 46.3"254.08 minorth788.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 6:24 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaThu 6:24 PM1301 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 6:24 PM1387 km862 miles749 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:24 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 5:24 PM1546 km960 miles835 nmNorth N
Mexico CityThu 6:24 PM1547 km961 miles835 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:24 PM1555 km966 miles839 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:24 PM1655 km1028 miles894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 6:24 PM1771 km1100 miles956 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 6:24 PM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmEast-northeast ENE
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