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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 = Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 3:52:00 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: 78%

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 Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 03:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 18' North, Longitude: 114° 33' West

The ground speed is currently 421.21 meters/second, 1516.4 kilometres/hour, 942.2 miles/hour or 818.8 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.70 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 miNorth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.3"941.90 miWest0° 02' 22.0"2.71 miNorth941.78 mi
24 hours11° 38' 14.4"755.10 miEast0° 30' 43.7"35.23 miNorth754.67 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanMon 8:52 PM900 km559 miles486 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaMon 9:52 PM972 km604 miles525 nmEast E
HermosilloMon 8:52 PM1038 km645 miles561 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraMon 9:52 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmEast E
ChihuahuaMon 8:52 PM1260 km783 miles681 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesMon 9:52 PM1284 km798 miles693 nmEast E
LeonMon 9:52 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmEast E
TucsonMon 8:52 PM1369 km851 miles739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliMon 7:52 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmNorth N
TijuanaMon 7:52 PM1377 km856 miles744 nmNorth N

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