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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 08:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 13' North, Longitude: 121° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.31 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 31' 42.3"978.36 miwest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 misouth978.71 mi
24 hours11° 14' 58.2"757.60 mieast3° 46' 13.6"259.16 misouth805.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanSun 1:20 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 1:20 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraSun 2:20 AM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaSun 12:20 AM2184 km1357 miles1180 nmNorth N
San DiegoSun 12:20 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorth N
MexicaliSun 12:20 AM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesSun 2:20 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesSun 12:20 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmNorth N
AcapulcoSun 2:20 AM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 1:20 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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