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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 = Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 12:16:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' North, Longitude: 96° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.84 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.7"979.23 miWest0° 08' 28.6"9.71 miNorth978.99 mi
24 hours11° 05' 15.1"746.73 miEast3° 04' 18.0"211.19 miNorth771.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoFri 6:16 PM292 km181 miles158 nmNorth N
OaxacaFri 6:16 PM433 km269 miles234 nmNorth N
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 6:16 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoFri 6:16 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorthwest NW
EscuintlaFri 6:16 PM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaFri 6:16 PM618 km384 miles334 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzFri 6:16 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNorth N
Santa AnaFri 6:16 PM710 km441 miles384 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 6:16 PM746 km464 miles403 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 6:16 PM762 km474 miles412 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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