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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 00:54:00 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: 51%

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 00:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 17' North, Longitude: 105° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.68 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 25.4"978.86 miwest0° 08' 26.1"9.66 minorth978.62 mi
24 hours11° 05' 28.0"746.70 mieast3° 03' 13.3"209.95 minorth770.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColimaFri 6:54 PM679 km422 miles367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 6:54 PM696 km433 miles376 nmNortheast NE
Puerto VallartaFri 6:54 PM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraFri 6:54 PM842 km523 miles454 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 6:54 PM944 km587 miles510 nmNortheast NE
LeonFri 6:54 PM951 km591 miles513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 6:54 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María HuatulcoFri 6:54 PM1005 km625 miles543 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaFri 6:54 PM1009 km627 miles545 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiFri 6:54 PM1081 km672 miles584 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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