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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 = Friday, January 25, 2013 at 4:02:00 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: 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 04:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' North, Longitude: 81° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.82 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miSouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.4"949.03 miWest0° 04' 31.5"5.19 miSouth949.26 mi
24 hours11° 35' 36.8"758.14 miEast2° 13' 07.8"152.60 miSouth778.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George Town (Cayman)Thu 11:02 PM62 km38 miles33 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pinar del RíoThu 11:02 PM416 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa ClaraThu 11:02 PM423 km263 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Montego BayThu 11:02 PM425 km264 miles230 nmEast E
HavanaThu 11:02 PM455 km283 miles246 nmNorth N
CamagüeyThu 11:02 PM490 km304 miles265 nmEast-northeast ENE
May PenThu 11:02 PM507 km315 miles274 nmEast-southeast ESE
KingstonThu 11:02 PM553 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
CancúnThu 10:02 PM567 km352 miles306 nmWest-northwest WNW
Playa del CarmenThu 10:02 PM569 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW

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