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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 = Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:24:00 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: 41%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 31' North, Longitude: 109° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.53 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.53 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.5"992.02 miWest0° 09' 54.5"11.35 miNorth991.85 mi
24 hours11° 00' 03.4"750.49 miEast3° 41' 48.0"254.09 miNorth788.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 6:24 PM1274 km792 miles688 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaThu 6:24 PM1292 km803 miles697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 6:24 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:24 PM1508 km937 miles814 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 6:24 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:24 PM1541 km957 miles832 nmNorth N
AguascalientesThu 6:24 PM1541 km958 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:24 PM1640 km1019 miles885 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 6:24 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 6:24 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-northeast ENE

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