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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 9:46:00 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: 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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 56' North, Longitude: 119° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.85 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.5"1001.71 miWest0° 11' 07.3"12.74 miSouth1001.92 mi
24 hours11° 11' 08.9"770.88 miEast4° 33' 08.7"312.80 miSouth833.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 2:46 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 3:46 AM2487 km1545 miles1343 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 3:46 AM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 3:46 AM2753 km1711 miles1487 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 2:46 AM2830 km1759 miles1528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 1:46 AM3228 km2006 miles1743 nmNorth N
PhoenixTue 2:46 AM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 3:46 AM3377 km2098 miles1823 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:46 AM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmEast E
Las VegasTue 1:46 AM3487 km2167 miles1883 nmNorth N

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