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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 05:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 120° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.5 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.70 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.4"941.42 miwest0° 02' 26.3"2.80 misouth941.55 mi
24 hours11° 41' 41.8"758.78 mieast1° 24' 43.6"97.14 misouth768.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 10:52 PM1364 km848 miles737 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaWed 9:52 PM1396 km867 miles754 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoWed 9:52 PM1412 km878 miles763 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliWed 9:52 PM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 10:52 PM1488 km925 miles804 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 9:52 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 10:52 PM1675 km1041 miles905 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 11:52 PM1786 km1110 miles965 nmEast E
Las VegasWed 9:52 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Jose (USA)Wed 9:52 PM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmNorth N
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