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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 9:56:00 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: 85%

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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 02' North, Longitude: 103° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.33 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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' 32.3"996.06 miWest0° 10' 25.7"11.94 miSouth996.35 mi
24 hours10° 59' 01.0"752.33 miEast4° 20' 25.5"298.25 miSouth812.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 3:56 AM1064 km661 miles575 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 3:56 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 3:56 AM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaTue 3:56 AM1401 km871 miles757 nmNorth N
LeonTue 3:56 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmNorth N
VeracruzTue 3:56 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 3:56 AM1541 km958 miles832 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiTue 3:56 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 3:56 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaTue 3:56 AM1686 km1048 miles910 nmEast-northeast ENE

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