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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 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 117° 41' 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"938.46 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth938.47 mi
24 hours11° 43' 10.1"757.94 mieast0° 27' 09.2"31.14 misouth759.70 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 PM1138 km707 miles614 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 9:52 PM1193 km741 miles644 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaTue 10:52 PM1297 km806 miles700 nmEast E
TijuanaTue 8:52 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmNorth N
San DiegoTue 8:52 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 8:52 PM1329 km826 miles717 nmNorth N
TucsonTue 9:52 PM1429 km888 miles772 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Long BeachTue 8:52 PM1438 km893 miles776 nmNorth N
ChihuahuaTue 9:52 PM1457 km906 miles787 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 8:52 PM1468 km912 miles792 nmNorth N
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