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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 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 18, 2013 at 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 46' North, Longitude: 130° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.22 meters/second, 1595.6 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"16.52 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.9"991.32 miwest0° 09' 49.7"11.26 minorth991.14 mi
24 hours11° 00' 11.0"750.10 mieast3° 39' 40.9"251.67 minorth786.80 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 PM2940 km1827 miles1588 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 5:52 PM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 3:52 PM3112 km1934 miles1680 nmWest-southwest WSW
San FranciscoThu 5:52 PM3201 km1989 miles1729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 3:52 PM3209 km1994 miles1733 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixThu 6:52 PM3221 km2001 miles1739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasThu 5:52 PM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:52 PM3521 km2188 miles1901 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 3:52 PM3686 km2291 miles1991 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownThu 5:52 PM3853 km2394 miles2081 nmSouth S
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