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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 = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 3:02:00 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: 91%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 03:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' North, Longitude: 79° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.67 meters/second, 1514.4 km/hour, 941.0 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' 41.1"940.69 miWest0° 02' 09.8"2.48 miSouth940.81 mi
24 hours11° 42' 10.8"758.73 miEast1° 18' 16.0"89.73 miSouth767.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CamagüeyWed 10:02 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNortheast NE
Santa ClaraWed 10:02 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Montego BayWed 10:02 PM250 km155 miles135 nmSouth-southeast SSE
George Town (Cayman)Wed 10:02 PM269 km167 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
HolguínWed 10:02 PM300 km186 miles162 nmEast E
May PenWed 10:02 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSoutheast SE
Santiago de CubaWed 10:02 PM344 km214 miles186 nmEast E
KingstonWed 10:02 PM363 km225 miles196 nmSoutheast SE
HavanaWed 10:02 PM453 km281 miles245 nmNorthwest NW
Pinar del RíoWed 10:02 PM525 km326 miles284 nmWest-northwest WNW

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