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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: 51%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 01:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 26' North
Longitude: 120° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.40 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.7"978.32 miwest0° 08' 21.8"9.58 minorth978.08 mi
24 hours11° 05' 50.2"746.71 mieast3° 01' 25.2"207.90 minorth770.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanFri 6:56 PM1844 km1146 miles996 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 6:56 PM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 7:56 PM1998 km1242 miles1079 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaFri 5:56 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmNorth N
AguascalientesFri 7:56 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmEast-northeast ENE
San DiegoFri 5:56 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth N
MexicaliFri 5:56 PM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 7:56 PM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesFri 5:56 PM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 6:56 PM2378 km1477 miles1284 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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