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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 = Monday, January 21, 2013 at 12:36:00 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: 69%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 39' North, Longitude: 78° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.78 meters/second, 1532.8 km/hour, 952.4 miles/hour or 827.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.87 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miNorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.0"952.15 miWest0° 04' 48.2"5.51 miNorth951.94 mi
24 hours11° 27' 10.4"750.76 miEast1° 31' 05.8"104.43 miNorth754.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montego BaySun 7:36 PM71 km44 miles39 nmEast-southeast ESE
May PenSun 7:36 PM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-southeast ESE
KingstonSun 7:36 PM201 km125 miles109 nmEast-southeast ESE
George Town (Cayman)Sun 7:36 PM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-northwest WNW
CamagüeySun 7:36 PM311 km193 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de CubaSun 7:36 PM326 km203 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
HolguínSun 7:36 PM347 km215 miles187 nmNortheast NE
Santa ClaraSun 7:36 PM441 km274 miles238 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GonaïvesSun 7:36 PM625 km389 miles338 nmEast E
HavanaSun 7:36 PM636 km395 miles343 nmNorthwest NW

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