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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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 45' North
Longitude: 129° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.24 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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"991.43 miwest0° 09' 50.0"11.26 minorth991.24 mi
24 hours11° 00' 10.6"750.17 mieast3° 39' 48.0"251.82 minorth786.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 6:46 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 5:46 PM2912 km1809 miles1572 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 6:46 PM3153 km1959 miles1703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 5:46 PM3175 km1973 miles1715 nmNorth N
KiritimatiFri 3:46 PM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasThu 5:46 PM3247 km2017 miles1753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 3:46 PM3326 km2067 miles1796 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 7:46 PM3400 km2113 miles1836 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 3:46 PM3761 km2337 miles2031 nmSouthwest SW
Salt Lake CityThu 6:46 PM3835 km2383 miles2071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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