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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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' North, Longitude: 111° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.50 meters/second, 1596.6 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' 30.6"992.00 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 minorth991.83 mi
24 hours11° 00' 04.3"750.50 mieast3° 41' 31.9"253.80 minorth787.91 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 6:34 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:34 PM1509 km937 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 6:34 PM1521 km945 miles822 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:34 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:34 PM1673 km1040 miles903 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:34 PM1692 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:34 PM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:34 PM1805 km1121 miles974 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzThu 6:34 PM1983 km1232 miles1071 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:34 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth N
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