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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 9:56:00 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: 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 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 21' North, Longitude: 111° 00' 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' 52.0"1005.11 miWest0° 11' 34.7"13.26 miSouth1005.21 mi
24 hours11° 21' 53.3"786.10 miEast4° 38' 08.5"318.51 miSouth847.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoWed 3:56 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:56 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmEast E
GuadalajaraWed 3:56 AM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 3:56 AM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 3:56 AM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanWed 2:56 AM2579 km1602 miles1392 nmNorth N
VeracruzWed 3:56 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaWed 3:56 AM2751 km1709 miles1485 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 3:56 AM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaWed 3:56 AM3028 km1881 miles1635 nmEast-northeast ENE

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