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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 32' North, Longitude: 109° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.53 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.53 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.5"992.01 miwest0° 09' 54.3"11.35 minorth991.83 mi
24 hours11° 00' 03.6"750.49 mieast3° 41' 45.1"254.03 minorth787.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaThu 6:26 PM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:26 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 6:26 PM1398 km868 miles755 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:26 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 5:26 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 6:26 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:26 PM1565 km973 miles845 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:26 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 6:26 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 6:26 PM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmEast-northeast ENE
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