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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 = Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 8:56:00 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: 95%

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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 08:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 05' North, Longitude: 107° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.6"1001.47 miWest0° 11' 05.8"12.71 miSouth1001.70 mi
24 hours11° 10' 56.9"770.46 miEast4° 32' 45.0"312.34 miSouth833.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoTue 2:56 AM1555 km966 miles839 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraTue 2:56 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 2:56 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonTue 2:56 AM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 2:56 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzTue 2:56 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 1:56 AM2011 km1249 miles1086 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsTue 2:56 AM2114 km1314 miles1142 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaTue 2:56 AM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 2:56 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmEast-northeast ENE

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