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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 39' North
Longitude: 93° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.6 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"962.39 miwest0° 06' 44.9"7.74 misouth962.70 mi
24 hours11° 25' 22.0"757.13 mieast3° 03' 18.9"210.08 misouth791.17 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 PM75 km47 miles41 nmEast E
San Cristobal de las CasasFri 11:38 PM126 km78 miles68 nmEast E
VillahermosaFri 11:38 PM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OaxacaFri 11:38 PM313 km195 miles169 nmWest W
VeracruzFri 11:38 PM375 km233 miles202 nmNorthwest NW
EscuintlaFri 11:38 PM417 km259 miles225 nmSoutheast SE
GuatemalaFri 11:38 PM418 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaFri 11:38 PM538 km335 miles291 nmEast E
BelmopanFri 11:38 PM541 km336 miles292 nmEast E
Santa AnaFri 11:38 PM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
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