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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' North, Longitude: 111° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.49 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 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.6"991.93 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 minorth991.75 mi
24 hours11° 00' 04.5"750.44 mieast3° 41' 30.7"253.76 minorth787.84 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 6:36 PM1418 km881 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:36 PM1528 km950 miles825 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 6:36 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:36 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:36 PM1688 km1049 miles911 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:36 PM1705 km1060 miles921 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:36 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:36 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzThu 6:36 PM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:36 PM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth N
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