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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 117° 25' 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' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.2"938.40 miwest0° 00' 00.8"0.02 misouth938.40 mi
24 hours11° 43' 10.0"757.88 mieast0° 27' 06.6"31.09 misouth759.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 9:52 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 9:52 PM1166 km724 miles630 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaTue 10:52 PM1269 km788 miles685 nmEast E
TijuanaTue 8:52 PM1299 km807 miles701 nmNorth N
San DiegoTue 8:52 PM1319 km820 miles712 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 8:52 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth N
TucsonTue 9:52 PM1417 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChihuahuaTue 9:52 PM1436 km892 miles775 nmNortheast NE
Long BeachTue 8:52 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraTue 10:52 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmEast E
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