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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 9:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 05' North, Longitude: 98° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.27 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.60 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 32' 32.2"995.92 miWest0° 10' 24.7"11.93 miSouth996.20 mi
24 hours10° 58' 59.9"752.20 miEast4° 20' 09.0"297.94 miSouth812.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoTue 3:36 AM902 km560 miles487 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 3:36 AM977 km607 miles527 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:36 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaTue 3:36 AM1213 km754 miles655 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 3:36 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 3:36 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmNorth N
VeracruzTue 3:36 AM1266 km787 miles683 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:36 AM1433 km891 miles774 nmSoutheast SE
TegucigalpaTue 3:36 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaTue 3:36 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmEast-northeast ENE

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