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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 = Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 11:36:00 PM.

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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: 31%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 23:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 10' North, Longitude: 108° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 12.5"1001.44 miWest0° 11' 04.0"12.67 miNorth1001.37 mi
24 hours11° 02' 44.0"760.94 miEast4° 13' 28.1"290.30 miNorth811.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 5:36 PM1594 km991 miles861 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 5:36 PM1800 km1119 miles972 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 5:36 PM1871 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonWed 5:36 PM1909 km1186 miles1031 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 5:36 PM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 4:36 PM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth N
VeracruzWed 5:36 PM2046 km1271 miles1105 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:36 PM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaWed 5:36 PM2220 km1380 miles1199 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:36 PM2311 km1436 miles1248 nmEast-northeast ENE

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