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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 5:52:00 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 05:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' North, Longitude: 120° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.96 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.3 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"0.05 miSouth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 41.4"941.35 miWest0° 02' 26.2"2.79 miSouth941.48 mi
24 hours11° 41' 42.0"758.73 miEast1° 24' 41.2"97.09 miSouth768.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 10:52 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaWed 9:52 PM1388 km863 miles750 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoWed 9:52 PM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliWed 9:52 PM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 10:52 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 9:52 PM1533 km953 miles828 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 10:52 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 11:52 PM1758 km1093 miles949 nmEast E
Las VegasWed 9:52 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 11:52 PM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmEast E

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