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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 8:46:00 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: 98%

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 Monday, January 28, 2013 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 22' North, Longitude: 116° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.49 meters/second, 1596.6 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.53 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.0"991.92 miWest0° 10' 08.3"11.61 miSouth992.23 mi
24 hours11° 09' 30.3"761.57 miEast4° 15' 11.5"292.28 miSouth819.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanMon 1:46 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraMon 2:46 AM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoMon 2:46 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesMon 2:46 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 2:46 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 1:46 AM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzMon 2:46 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaMon 12:46 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth N
MexicaliMon 12:46 AM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth N
San DiegoMon 12:46 AM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorth N

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