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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 12:36:00 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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' North, Longitude: 111° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.49 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"991.93 miWest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 miNorth991.75 mi
24 hours11° 00' 04.5"750.44 miEast3° 41' 30.7"253.76 miNorth787.84 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 6:36 PM1418 km881 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:36 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraThu 6:36 PM1535 km954 miles829 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:36 PM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 6:36 PM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:36 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:36 PM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:36 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzThu 6:36 PM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:36 PM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorth N

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