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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' North, Longitude: 74° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.75 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.10 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 32' 05.9"965.55 miwest0° 06' 49.3"7.82 minorth965.31 mi
24 hours11° 14' 59.1"747.38 mieast2° 21' 58.8"162.73 minorth760.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KingstonSat 6:34 PM290 km180 miles157 nmNorthwest NW
May PenSat 6:34 PM325 km202 miles176 nmNorthwest NW
Port-au-PrinceSat 6:34 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
Montego BaySat 6:34 PM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
GonaïvesSat 6:34 PM424 km264 miles229 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de CubaSat 6:34 PM438 km272 miles236 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Juan de la MaguanaSat 7:34 PM477 km297 miles258 nmNortheast NE
Cap-HaïtienSat 6:34 PM482 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
HolguínSat 6:34 PM542 km337 miles292 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Concepción de La VegaSat 7:34 PM564 km350 miles304 nmNortheast NE

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