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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 = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 9:36:00 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: 89%

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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 25' North, Longitude: 106° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.37 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"1005.11 miWest0° 11' 34.4"13.26 miSouth1005.21 mi
24 hours11° 21' 40.4"785.84 miEast4° 38' 09.6"318.53 miSouth847.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:36 AM1850 km1149 miles999 nmEast E
AcapulcoWed 3:36 AM1945 km1209 miles1050 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 3:36 AM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 3:36 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 3:36 AM2329 km1447 miles1258 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzWed 3:36 AM2349 km1459 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorWed 3:36 AM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesWed 3:36 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNorth N
MazatlanWed 2:36 AM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 3:36 AM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmEast-northeast ENE

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