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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 15' North, Longitude: 100° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.75 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
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.5"979.03 miwest0° 08' 27.2"9.69 minorth978.80 mi
24 hours11° 05' 21.9"746.72 mieast3° 03' 44.1"210.54 minorth770.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 6:36 PM412 km256 miles223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María HuatulcoFri 6:36 PM572 km355 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaFri 6:36 PM617 km384 miles333 nmNortheast NE
CuernavacaFri 6:36 PM654 km406 miles353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 6:36 PM709 km441 miles383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzFri 6:36 PM830 km516 miles448 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 6:36 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonFri 6:36 PM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth N
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 6:36 PM924 km574 miles499 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaFri 6:36 PM935 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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