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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 Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 01:36:00 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: 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
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 PM475 km295 miles256 nmEast E
GuadalajaraSat 7:36 PM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TepicSat 6:36 PM565 km351 miles305 nmNorth N
LeonSat 7:36 PM595 km370 miles321 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CuernavacaSat 7:36 PM612 km380 miles330 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuerétaroSat 7:36 PM622 km387 miles336 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesSat 7:36 PM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CitySat 7:36 PM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE

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