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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||105° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 00.1"||0.00 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.5"||938.48 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||938.47 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 06.2"||757.87 mi||east||0° 25' 12.9"||28.91 mi||south||759.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta||Tue 10:02 PM||44 km||27 miles||24 nm|| ESE|
|Tepic||Tue 9:02 PM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm|| NE|
|Ixtlán del Río||Tue 9:02 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| E|
|Guadalajara||Tue 10:02 PM||234 km||146 miles||126 nm|| E|
|Manzanillo||Tue 10:02 PM||237 km||147 miles||128 nm|| SE|
|Colima||Tue 10:02 PM||262 km||163 miles||141 nm|| SE|
|Mazatlan||Tue 9:02 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| NNW|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 10:02 PM||360 km||224 miles||195 nm|| ENE|
|Fresnillo||Tue 10:02 PM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm|| NE|
|Leon||Tue 10:02 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| E|
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