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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 1:46:00 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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 45' North, Longitude: 128° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.24 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.52 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 30.9"991.37 miWest0° 09' 50.0"11.26 miNorth991.18 mi
24 hours11° 00' 10.4"750.13 miEast3° 39' 49.7"251.83 miNorth786.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 6:46 PM2842 km1766 miles1535 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 5:46 PM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixThu 6:46 PM3138 km1950 miles1695 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 5:46 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmNorth N
Las VegasThu 5:46 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 3:46 PM3267 km2030 miles1764 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluThu 3:46 PM3353 km2084 miles1811 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityThu 7:46 PM3373 km2096 miles1821 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 3:46 PM3779 km2348 miles2040 nmSouthwest SW
Salt Lake CityThu 6:46 PM3823 km2375 miles2064 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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