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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: 91%
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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 03:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 24' North
Longitude: 89° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.73 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.1"940.91 miwest0° 02' 13.8"2.56 misouth941.03 mi
24 hours11° 42' 04.3"758.78 mieast1° 19' 49.3"91.52 misouth767.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MeridaWed 9:42 PM87 km54 miles47 nmNorthwest NW
CampecheWed 9:42 PM169 km105 miles91 nmWest-southwest WSW
Playa del CarmenWed 9:42 PM207 km128 miles112 nmEast E
CozumelWed 9:42 PM218 km136 miles118 nmEast E
ChetumalWed 9:42 PM225 km140 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CancúnWed 9:42 PM243 km151 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
Orange Walk TownWed 9:42 PM262 km163 miles142 nmSouth S
San PedroWed 9:42 PM298 km185 miles161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belize CityWed 9:42 PM334 km208 miles180 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelmopanWed 9:42 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSouth S
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