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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: 53%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:29 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 25, 2013 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 44' North
Longitude: 115° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 km/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.67 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 33' 32.2"1000.18 miwest0° 09' 33.3"10.94 misouth1000.41 mi
24 hours10° 37' 46.8"730.26 mieast3° 57' 58.1"272.54 misouth781.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraMon 7:28 AM2054 km1276 miles1109 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoMon 7:28 AM2070 km1286 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanMon 6:28 AM2090 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesMon 7:28 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 7:28 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 6:28 AM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzMon 7:28 AM2544 km1581 miles1374 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 7:28 AM2909 km1808 miles1571 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 6:28 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorth N
San SalvadorMon 7:28 AM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmEast-northeast ENE
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