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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 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 22' North
Longitude: 105° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.85 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.4 miles/hour or 818.1 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"941.18 miwest0° 02' 20.6"2.69 misouth941.30 mi
24 hours11° 41' 52.4"758.79 mieast1° 22' 27.9"94.55 misouth767.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Punta MitaWed 10:52 PM65 km40 miles35 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaWed 10:52 PM81 km50 miles44 nmEast-northeast ENE
TepicWed 9:52 PM169 km105 miles91 nmNortheast NE
Ixtlán del RíoWed 9:52 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManzanilloWed 10:52 PM226 km140 miles122 nmSoutheast SE
ColimaWed 10:52 PM266 km165 miles144 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuadalajaraWed 10:52 PM275 km171 miles149 nmEast E
MazatlanWed 9:52 PM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth N
AguascalientesWed 10:52 PM415 km258 miles224 nmEast-northeast ENE
FresnilloWed 10:52 PM447 km278 miles241 nmNortheast NE
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