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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 12:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 35' North, Longitude: 113° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.46 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 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"991.86 miWest0° 09' 53.4"11.33 miNorth991.69 mi
24 hours11° 00' 05.1"750.40 miEast3° 41' 19.2"253.54 miNorth787.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuadalajaraThu 6:44 PM1666 km1035 miles900 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 5:44 PM1705 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoThu 6:44 PM1715 km1066 miles926 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonThu 6:44 PM1825 km1134 miles986 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 6:44 PM1839 km1142 miles993 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:44 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 6:44 PM1957 km1216 miles1056 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloThu 5:44 PM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 6:44 PM2185 km1357 miles1180 nmEast-northeast ENE
MexicaliThu 4:44 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth N

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