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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 21' North, Longitude: 94° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.39 meters/second, 1553.0 km/hour, 965.0 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.08 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 32' 04.4"964.82 miwest0° 06' 43.0"7.70 minorth964.57 mi
24 hours11° 15' 38.6"747.57 mieast2° 19' 18.2"159.68 minorth759.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tuxtla GutierrezSat 6:56 PM200 km124 miles108 nmEast-northeast ENE
OaxacaSat 6:56 PM206 km128 miles111 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Cristobal de las CasasSat 6:56 PM250 km155 miles135 nmEast E
VeracruzSat 6:56 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EscuintlaSat 6:56 PM501 km311 miles270 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaSat 6:56 PM510 km317 miles276 nmEast-southeast ESE
AcapulcoSat 6:56 PM535 km333 miles289 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 6:56 PM559 km348 miles302 nmNorthwest NW
Santa AnaSat 6:56 PM635 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaSat 6:56 PM656 km408 miles354 nmEast E
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