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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: 69%
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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 44' North
Longitude: 93° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.57 meters/second, 1532.0 km/hour, 952.0 miles/hour or 827.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.8"951.74 miwest0° 04' 43.0"5.41 minorth951.53 mi
24 hours11° 27' 39.1"750.98 mieast1° 28' 55.3"101.95 minorth754.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VillahermosaSun 7:36 PM95 km59 miles51 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Tuxtla GutierrezSun 7:36 PM220 km137 miles119 nmSouth S
San Cristobal de las CasasSun 7:36 PM233 km145 miles126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
VeracruzSun 7:36 PM299 km186 miles162 nmWest W
OaxacaSun 7:36 PM401 km249 miles216 nmWest-southwest WSW
MeridaSun 7:36 PM464 km289 miles251 nmEast-northeast ENE
Orange Walk TownSun 7:36 PM513 km318 miles277 nmEast E
BelmopanSun 7:36 PM513 km319 miles277 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChetumalSun 7:36 PM535 km333 miles289 nmEast E
GuatemalaSun 7:36 PM546 km339 miles295 nmSoutheast SE
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