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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 02:46:00 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 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 33' North, Longitude: 132° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.19 meters/second, 1573.9 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 32' 24.2"977.77 miwest0° 08' 18.6"9.52 minorth977.54 mi
24 hours11° 06' 07.5"746.63 mieast3° 00' 01.0"206.28 minorth769.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaFri 6:46 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoFri 6:46 PM2629 km1634 miles1420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesFri 6:46 PM2684 km1667 miles1449 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 7:46 PM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluFri 4:46 PM2831 km1759 miles1529 nmWest-northwest WNW
San FranciscoFri 6:46 PM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixFri 7:46 PM3016 km1874 miles1629 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 4:46 PM3032 km1884 miles1637 nmWest-southwest WSW
Las VegasFri 6:46 PM3038 km1888 miles1641 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 8:46 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmEast-northeast ENE

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