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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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 117° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.42 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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"991.83 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 minorth991.65 mi
24 hours11° 00' 06.1"750.40 mieast3° 41' 00.4"253.20 minorth787.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanThu 5:56 PM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 6:56 PM1910 km1187 miles1032 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoThu 6:56 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesThu 6:56 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:56 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 5:56 PM2245 km1395 miles1212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 6:56 PM2484 km1543 miles1341 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaThu 4:56 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNorth N
MexicaliThu 4:56 PM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth N
San DiegoThu 4:56 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth N
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