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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 = Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 5:38:00 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: 99%

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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 39' North, Longitude: 93° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.04 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miSouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.4"962.31 miWest0° 06' 44.8"7.73 miSouth962.62 mi
24 hours11° 25' 22.5"757.08 miEast3° 03' 16.8"210.02 miSouth791.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 11:38 PM47 km29 miles25 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Cristobal de las CasasFri 11:38 PM97 km60 miles52 nmEast E
VillahermosaFri 11:38 PM162 km101 miles88 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María HuatulcoFri 11:38 PM311 km193 miles168 nmWest-southwest WSW
OaxacaFri 11:38 PM342 km212 miles185 nmWest W
VeracruzFri 11:38 PM393 km244 miles212 nmNorthwest NW
GuatemalaFri 11:38 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
EscuintlaFri 11:38 PM394 km245 miles213 nmSoutheast SE
Punta GordaFri 11:38 PM510 km317 miles275 nmEast E
BelmopanFri 11:38 PM512 km318 miles277 nmEast E

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