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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 = Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 12:26:00 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: 60%

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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 18' North, Longitude: 87° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.53 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.09 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.8"965.05 miWest0° 06' 45.3"7.74 miNorth964.81 mi
24 hours11° 15' 23.8"747.46 miEast2° 20' 18.5"160.82 miNorth760.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TelaSat 6:26 PM57 km35 miles31 nmSouth S
La CeibaSat 6:26 PM86 km54 miles47 nmSoutheast SE
RoatánSat 6:26 PM93 km58 miles50 nmEast E
CholomaSat 6:26 PM96 km59 miles52 nmSouthwest SW
San Pedro SulaSat 6:26 PM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
DangrigaSat 6:26 PM115 km71 miles62 nmNorthwest NW
Punta GordaSat 6:26 PM152 km94 miles82 nmWest W
Belize CitySat 6:26 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuanajaSat 6:26 PM163 km101 miles88 nmEast E
BelmopanSat 6:26 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorthwest NW

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