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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 1:36:00 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 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 25' North, Longitude: 104° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.23 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 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' 06.6"0.13 miNorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 32' 03.7"964.38 miWest0° 06' 40.0"7.64 miNorth964.13 mi
24 hours11° 15' 57.4"747.58 miEast2° 18' 02.6"158.22 miNorth759.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColimaSat 7:36 PM319 km198 miles172 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto VallartaSat 7:36 PM472 km294 miles255 nmNorth N
AcapulcoSat 7:36 PM481 km299 miles260 nmEast E
GuadalajaraSat 7:36 PM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TepicSat 6:36 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
LeonSat 7:36 PM592 km368 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CuernavacaSat 7:36 PM612 km380 miles330 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuerétaroSat 7:36 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesSat 7:36 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CitySat 7:36 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE

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