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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: 70%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' North, Longitude: 106° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.38 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.5 miles/hour or 826.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.86 miwest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.5"951.32 miwest0° 04' 38.4"5.32 minorth951.11 mi
24 hours11° 28' 04.6"751.12 mieast1° 26' 59.8"99.74 minorth754.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManzanilloSun 8:30 PM225 km140 miles122 nmEast E
Puerto VallartaSun 8:30 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta MitaSun 8:30 PM239 km149 miles129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColimaSun 8:30 PM290 km180 miles157 nmEast E
TepicSun 7:30 PM340 km212 miles184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraSun 8:30 PM384 km239 miles207 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanSun 7:30 PM490 km304 miles264 nmNorth N
AguascalientesSun 8:30 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNortheast NE
LeonSun 8:30 PM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-northeast ENE
FresnilloSun 8:30 PM611 km379 miles330 nmNortheast NE
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