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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 12:56:00 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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 116° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.42 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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"991.77 miWest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 miNorth991.59 mi
24 hours11° 00' 06.0"750.35 miEast3° 41' 01.9"253.21 miNorth787.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanThu 5:56 PM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 6:56 PM1888 km1173 miles1020 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoThu 6:56 PM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesThu 6:56 PM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityThu 6:56 PM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 5:56 PM2237 km1390 miles1208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 6:56 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaThu 4:56 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNorth N
MexicaliThu 4:56 PM2553 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth N
San DiegoThu 4:56 PM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth N

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