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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: 89%
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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 21' North
Longitude: 111° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.37 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.0"1005.18 miwest0° 11' 34.7"13.26 misouth1005.28 mi
24 hours11° 21' 54.0"786.17 mieast4° 38' 08.3"318.53 misouth847.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 3:56 AM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 3:56 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:56 AM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmEast E
Mexico CityWed 3:56 AM2492 km1548 miles1346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 3:56 AM2571 km1597 miles1388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 2:56 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 3:56 AM2775 km1725 miles1499 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 3:56 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Wed 4:56 AM3042 km1890 miles1643 nmSouth S
TegucigalpaWed 3:56 AM3054 km1897 miles1649 nmEast-northeast ENE
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