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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 11:44:00 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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 11' North, Longitude: 110° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 meters/second, 1611.7 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' 12.6"1001.40 miWest0° 11' 03.7"12.67 miNorth1001.34 mi
24 hours11° 02' 41.4"760.86 miEast4° 13' 19.3"290.13 miNorth811.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 5:44 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 5:44 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 5:44 PM1990 km1237 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanWed 4:44 PM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 5:44 PM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzWed 5:44 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsWed 5:44 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaWed 5:44 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 5:44 PM2505 km1557 miles1353 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 4:44 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorth N

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