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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 23, 2013 at 2:14:00 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: 85%

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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 79° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.68 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miWest0° 00' 00.3"0.01 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.6"938.47 miWest0° 00' 14.5"0.28 miNorth938.46 mi
24 hours11° 42' 56.6"757.68 miEast0° 20' 59.0"24.06 miSouth758.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CamagüeyTue 9:14 PM148 km92 miles80 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa ClaraTue 9:14 PM194 km120 miles105 nmNorth-northwest NNW
George Town (Cayman)Tue 9:14 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouthwest SW
Montego BayTue 9:14 PM292 km181 miles158 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HolguínTue 9:14 PM306 km190 miles165 nmEast E
Santiago de CubaTue 9:14 PM363 km225 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
May PenTue 9:14 PM375 km233 miles203 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KingstonTue 9:14 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSoutheast SE
HavanaTue 9:14 PM416 km259 miles225 nmNorthwest NW
Key WestTue 9:14 PM493 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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