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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: 92%
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 04:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 23' North
Longitude: 96° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 miles/hour or 817.9 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' 41.2"941.02 miwest0° 02' 16.6"2.61 misouth941.14 mi
24 hours11° 41' 59.4"758.79 mieast1° 20' 57.4"92.82 misouth767.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VeracruzWed 10:12 PM134 km83 miles72 nmSouth S
PueblaWed 10:12 PM246 km153 miles133 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CityWed 10:12 PM316 km196 miles171 nmWest-southwest WSW
OaxacaWed 10:12 PM371 km230 miles200 nmSouth S
QuerétaroWed 10:12 PM429 km266 miles231 nmWest W
San Luis PotosiWed 10:12 PM524 km325 miles283 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tuxtla GutierrezWed 10:12 PM524 km325 miles283 nmSoutheast SE
AcapulcoWed 10:12 PM548 km341 miles296 nmSouthwest SW
LeonWed 10:12 PM569 km354 miles307 nmWest W
MatamorosWed 10:12 PM619 km384 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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