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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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 02:52:00 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: 96%

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 Friday, January 25, 2013 at 02:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 08' North, Longitude: 64° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.15 meters/second, 1527.0 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 30' 50.6"948.52 miwest0° 04' 25.1"5.07 misouth948.75 mi
24 hours11° 36' 01.2"758.19 mieast2° 10' 40.6"149.79 misouth777.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Road TownThu 10:52 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Charlotte AmalieThu 10:52 PM87 km54 miles47 nmSouth S
Cruz BayThu 10:52 PM91 km57 miles49 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanThu 10:52 PM142 km88 miles77 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaguasThu 10:52 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSouthwest SW
ChristianstedThu 10:52 PM157 km97 miles85 nmSouth S
PonceThu 10:52 PM214 km133 miles115 nmSouthwest SW
The ValleyThu 10:52 PM225 km140 miles122 nmEast-southeast ESE
MarigotThu 10:52 PM232 km144 miles125 nmEast-southeast ESE
PhilipsburgThu 10:52 PM238 km148 miles128 nmEast-southeast ESE

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