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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 = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 2:30:00 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: 70%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 48' North, Longitude: 106° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.38 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.86 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.6"951.26 miWest0° 04' 38.5"5.32 miNorth951.06 mi
24 hours11° 28' 04.0"751.07 miEast1° 27' 02.1"99.78 miNorth754.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ManzanilloSun 8:30 PM197 km123 miles106 nmEast E
Puerto VallartaSun 8:30 PM223 km139 miles121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta MitaSun 8:30 PM229 km142 miles124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColimaSun 8:30 PM262 km163 miles142 nmEast-northeast ENE
TepicSun 7:30 PM328 km204 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraSun 8:30 PM361 km224 miles195 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanSun 7:30 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth N
AguascalientesSun 8:30 PM529 km329 miles286 nmNortheast NE
LeonSun 8:30 PM536 km333 miles289 nmEast-northeast ENE
FresnilloSun 8:30 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE

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