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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 4:12:00 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 04:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 96° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.78 meters/second, 1514.8 km/hour, 941.3 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"940.95 miWest0° 02' 16.6"2.61 miSouth941.07 mi
24 hours11° 41' 59.5"758.73 miEast1° 20' 54.8"92.76 miSouth767.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VeracruzWed 10:12 PM132 km82 miles71 nmSouth S
Mexico CityWed 10:12 PM343 km213 miles185 nmWest-southwest WSW
CuernavacaWed 10:12 PM372 km231 miles201 nmWest-southwest WSW
OaxacaWed 10:12 PM375 km233 miles203 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuerétaroWed 10:12 PM457 km284 miles247 nmWest W
Santa María HuatulcoWed 10:12 PM506 km314 miles273 nmSouth S
Tuxtla GutierrezWed 10:12 PM506 km314 miles273 nmSoutheast SE
San Luis PotosiWed 10:12 PM550 km342 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
AcapulcoWed 10:12 PM564 km350 miles304 nmSouthwest SW
LeonWed 10:12 PM595 km370 miles321 nmWest W

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