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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 27' North, Longitude: 74° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.64 meters/second, 1514.3 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.9"940.69 miwest0° 02' 08.0"2.45 misouth940.80 mi
24 hours11° 42' 13.8"758.78 mieast1° 17' 33.0"88.92 misouth767.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de CubaWed 9:42 PM144 km89 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
HolguínWed 9:42 PM187 km116 miles101 nmWest-northwest WNW
GonaïvesWed 9:42 PM222 km138 miles120 nmEast-southeast ESE
LabadeeWed 9:42 PM249 km155 miles135 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-HaïtienWed 9:42 PM255 km158 miles138 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port-au-PrinceWed 9:42 PM313 km194 miles169 nmSoutheast SE
KingstonWed 9:42 PM360 km224 miles195 nmSouthwest SW
CamagüeyWed 9:42 PM368 km229 miles199 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cockburn TownWed 9:42 PM371 km230 miles200 nmEast-northeast ENE
May PenWed 9:42 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
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