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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 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' North, Longitude: 126° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.28 meters/second, 1595.8 km/hour, 991.6 miles/hour or 861.7 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' 30.9"991.52 miwest0° 09' 50.6"11.28 minorth991.34 mi
24 hours11° 00' 09.4"750.23 mieast3° 40' 05.3"252.15 minorth787.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanThu 6:34 PM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 6:34 PM2670 km1659 miles1442 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 5:34 PM2815 km1749 miles1520 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 6:34 PM3002 km1865 miles1621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:34 PM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FranciscoThu 5:34 PM3130 km1945 miles1690 nmNorth N
Las VegasThu 5:34 PM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 3:34 PM3548 km2205 miles1916 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 3:34 PM3616 km2247 miles1953 nmWest-northwest WNW
Salt Lake CityThu 6:34 PM3720 km2312 miles2009 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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