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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 12:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 15' North, Longitude: 100° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.76 meters/second, 1575.9 km/hour, 979.2 miles/hour or 850.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.32 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.6"979.05 miWest0° 08' 27.4"9.69 miNorth978.82 mi
24 hours11° 05' 21.2"746.72 miEast3° 03' 47.5"210.60 miNorth770.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 6:34 PM405 km251 miles218 nmNorth N
Santa María HuatulcoFri 6:34 PM527 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaFri 6:34 PM581 km361 miles314 nmNortheast NE
CuernavacaFri 6:34 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 6:34 PM698 km434 miles377 nmNorth N
VeracruzFri 6:34 PM803 km499 miles434 nmNortheast NE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 6:34 PM877 km545 miles474 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuadalajaraFri 6:34 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonFri 6:34 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaFri 6:34 PM962 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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