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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: 86%
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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 49' North
Longitude: 105° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.5"938.48 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth938.47 mi
24 hours11° 43' 06.2"757.87 mieast0° 25' 12.9"28.91 misouth759.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Punta MitaTue 10:02 PM8 km5 miles5 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto VallartaTue 10:02 PM44 km27 miles24 nmEast-southeast ESE
TepicTue 9:02 PM105 km65 miles57 nmNortheast NE
Ixtlán del RíoTue 9:02 PM130 km81 miles70 nmEast E
GuadalajaraTue 10:02 PM234 km146 miles126 nmEast E
ManzanilloTue 10:02 PM237 km147 miles128 nmSoutheast SE
ColimaTue 10:02 PM262 km163 miles141 nmSoutheast SE
MazatlanTue 9:02 PM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AguascalientesTue 10:02 PM360 km224 miles195 nmEast-northeast ENE
FresnilloTue 10:02 PM384 km239 miles207 nmNortheast NE
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