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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 = Friday, January 25, 2013 at 4:52:00 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: 96%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' North, Longitude: 94° 00' West

The ground speed is currently 424.54 meters/second, 1528.4 kilometres/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.83 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.0"949.40 miWest0° 04' 36.0"5.28 miSouth949.63 mi
24 hours11° 35' 19.1"758.10 miEast2° 14' 52.3"154.59 miSouth778.50 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VillahermosaThu 10:52 PM159 km99 miles86 nmSoutheast SE
VeracruzThu 10:52 PM226 km141 miles122 nmWest W
Tuxtla GutierrezThu 10:52 PM265 km164 miles143 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OaxacaThu 10:52 PM359 km223 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
Santa María HuatulcoThu 10:52 PM428 km266 miles231 nmSouthwest SW
PueblaThu 10:52 PM442 km275 miles239 nmWest W
MeridaThu 10:52 PM508 km316 miles274 nmEast-northeast ENE
TexcocoThu 10:52 PM516 km321 miles279 nmWest W
EcatepecThu 10:52 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest W
QuetzaltenangoThu 10:52 PM535 km332 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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