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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:02:00 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: 92%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' North, Longitude: 93° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.77 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.2 miles/hour or 817.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.69 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miSouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.2"940.92 miWest0° 02' 15.6"2.59 miSouth941.03 mi
24 hours11° 42' 01.1"758.73 miEast1° 20' 32.1"92.33 miSouth767.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VeracruzWed 10:02 PM300 km186 miles162 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla GutierrezWed 10:02 PM406 km253 miles219 nmSouth S
MeridaWed 10:02 PM420 km261 miles227 nmEast E
OaxacaWed 10:02 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
Santa María HuatulcoWed 10:02 PM581 km361 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mexico CityWed 10:02 PM589 km366 miles318 nmWest W
Orange Walk TownWed 10:02 PM589 km366 miles318 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChetumalWed 10:02 PM595 km370 miles322 nmEast-southeast ESE
CuernavacaWed 10:02 PM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelmopanWed 10:02 PM617 km383 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE

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