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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: 79%
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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 20' North
Longitude: 126° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.11 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.5"941.75 miwest0° 02' 17.5"2.63 minorth941.64 mi
24 hours11° 38' 29.6"755.27 mieast0° 28' 51.5"33.09 minorth754.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaMon 8:40 PM1644 km1021 miles888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoMon 8:40 PM1653 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesMon 8:40 PM1720 km1069 miles929 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliMon 8:40 PM1746 km1085 miles943 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 9:40 PM1837 km1141 miles992 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Mon 8:40 PM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 8:40 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNorth N
OaklandMon 8:40 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 9:40 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasMon 8:40 PM2067 km1285 miles1116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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