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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 04:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 22' North
Longitude: 103° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.84 meters/second, 1515.0 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.0 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' 02.3"0.04 misouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"941.14 miwest0° 02' 19.6"2.67 misouth941.26 mi
24 hours11° 41' 54.3"758.79 mieast1° 22' 05.4"94.12 misouth767.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraWed 10:42 PM39 km24 miles21 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ixtlán del RíoWed 9:42 PM113 km70 miles61 nmNorthwest NW
ColimaWed 10:42 PM126 km78 miles68 nmSouth S
ManzanilloWed 10:42 PM167 km103 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto VallartaWed 10:42 PM178 km110 miles96 nmWest W
TepicWed 9:42 PM188 km117 miles102 nmNorthwest NW
AguascalientesWed 10:42 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
Punta MitaWed 10:42 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
LeonWed 10:42 PM212 km132 miles114 nmEast-northeast ENE
FresnilloWed 10:42 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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