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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 00:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 35' North, Longitude: 114° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.45 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 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"991.91 miwest0° 09' 53.3"11.33 minorth991.73 mi
24 hours11° 00' 05.4"750.44 mieast3° 41' 14.8"253.47 minorth787.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraThu 6:46 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:46 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:46 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonThu 6:46 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:46 PM1890 km1175 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:46 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:46 PM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 6:46 PM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaThu 4:46 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmNorth N
MexicaliThu 4:46 PM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth N
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