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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 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 57' North, Longitude: 135° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.97 meters/second, 1529.9 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.84 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.0"950.40 miwest0° 04' 28.0"5.12 minorth950.21 mi
24 hours11° 29' 00.2"751.45 mieast1° 22' 41.7"94.81 minorth754.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 6:30 PM2351 km1461 miles1270 nmWest W
TijuanaSun 8:30 PM2381 km1479 miles1285 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 8:30 PM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 8:30 PM2391 km1486 miles1291 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 8:30 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoSun 8:30 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 8:30 PM2510 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoSun 8:30 PM2562 km1592 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 9:30 PM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasSun 8:30 PM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmNortheast NE
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