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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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 34' North, Longitude: 112° 11' 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 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.6"991.99 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 minorth991.81 mi
24 hours11° 00' 04.6"750.49 mieast3° 41' 29.2"253.75 minorth787.88 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 PM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 6:36 PM1552 km964 miles838 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoThu 6:36 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanThu 5:36 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:36 PM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:36 PM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:36 PM1779 km1105 miles961 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:36 PM1837 km1142 miles992 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzThu 6:36 PM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 5:36 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth N
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