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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: 49%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 01' North, Longitude: 118° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.48 meters/second, 1600.1 km/hour, 994.3 miles/hour or 864.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.57 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.5"994.23 miwest0° 10' 02.4"11.50 minorth994.09 mi
24 hours11° 37' 23.6"796.22 mieast3° 44' 59.3"257.73 minorth832.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 6:40 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 7:40 PM2112 km1312 miles1141 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 7:40 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 7:40 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityTue 7:40 PM2400 km1492 miles1296 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 6:40 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixTue 6:40 PM2883 km1791 miles1557 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 5:40 PM2884 km1792 miles1557 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 7:40 PM3088 km1919 miles1667 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasTue 5:40 PM3129 km1944 miles1689 nmNorth N
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