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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 12:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' North, Longitude: 111° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.50 meters/second, 1596.6 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 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 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.6"991.94 miWest0° 09' 54.0"11.34 miNorth991.77 mi
24 hours11° 00' 04.2"750.45 miEast3° 41' 33.6"253.82 miNorth787.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaThu 6:34 PM1393 km865 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:34 PM1490 km926 miles805 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 6:34 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:34 PM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:34 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:34 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:34 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:34 PM1787 km1110 miles965 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzThu 6:34 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:34 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth N

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