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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 5:02:00 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 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 21' North, Longitude: 108° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.87 meters/second, 1515.1 km/hour, 941.5 miles/hour or 818.1 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' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.3"941.15 miWest0° 02' 21.4"2.70 miSouth941.27 mi
24 hours11° 41' 50.9"758.73 miEast1° 22' 48.1"94.93 miSouth767.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaWed 11:02 PM302 km188 miles163 nmEast E
TepicWed 10:02 PM358 km223 miles194 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanWed 10:02 PM362 km225 miles196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColimaWed 11:02 PM476 km296 miles257 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuadalajaraWed 11:02 PM498 km310 miles269 nmEast E
FresnilloWed 11:02 PM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 11:02 PM626 km389 miles338 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonWed 11:02 PM674 km419 miles364 nmEast E
San Luis PotosiWed 11:02 PM767 km477 miles414 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChihuahuaWed 10:02 PM939 km584 miles507 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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