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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 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 46' North
Longitude: 130° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.22 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.9"991.38 miwest0° 09' 49.7"11.26 minorth991.20 mi
24 hours11° 00' 11.2"750.15 mieast3° 39' 39.2"251.65 minorth786.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 6:52 PM2960 km1839 miles1598 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 5:52 PM2970 km1846 miles1604 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 3:52 PM3084 km1916 miles1665 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 3:52 PM3183 km1978 miles1718 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoThu 5:52 PM3208 km1993 miles1732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 6:52 PM3237 km2011 miles1748 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasThu 5:52 PM3312 km2058 miles1788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:52 PM3548 km2205 miles1916 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 3:52 PM3670 km2280 miles1982 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 5:52 PM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmSouth S
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