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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 09:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 16' North, Longitude: 124° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.62 meters/second, 1597.0 km/hour, 992.3 miles/hour or 862.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.5"992.28 miwest0° 10' 10.0"11.65 misouth992.58 mi
24 hours11° 09' 26.8"761.77 mieast4° 15' 45.0"292.94 misouth819.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanMon 2:20 AM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 2:20 AM2630 km1635 miles1420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraMon 3:20 AM2634 km1637 miles1422 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesMon 1:20 AM2827 km1757 miles1526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:20 AM2983 km1853 miles1611 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityMon 3:20 AM2993 km1859 miles1616 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasMon 1:20 AM3134 km1948 miles1692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoMon 1:20 AM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmNorth N
KiritimatiMon 11:20 PM3683 km2288 miles1988 nmWest W
Salt Lake CityMon 2:20 AM3719 km2311 miles2008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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