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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 04:12:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 04:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||96° 18' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||15.69 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 41.2"||941.02 mi||west||0° 02' 16.6"||2.61 mi||south||941.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 59.4"||758.79 mi||east||1° 20' 57.4"||92.82 mi||south||767.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Veracruz||Wed 10:12 PM||134 km||83 miles||72 nm|| S|
|Puebla||Wed 10:12 PM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| SW|
|Mexico City||Wed 10:12 PM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| WSW|
|Oaxaca||Wed 10:12 PM||371 km||230 miles||200 nm|| S|
|Querétaro||Wed 10:12 PM||429 km||266 miles||231 nm|| W|
|San Luis Potosi||Wed 10:12 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| WNW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez||Wed 10:12 PM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SE|
|Acapulco||Wed 10:12 PM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm|| SW|
|Leon||Wed 10:12 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| W|
|Matamoros||Wed 10:12 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NNW|
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