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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: 99%
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 Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 48' North
Longitude: 74° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.97 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.03 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.0"961.64 miwest0° 06' 38.5"7.62 misouth961.94 mi
24 hours11° 25' 54.9"757.17 mieast3° 00' 57.6"207.38 misouth790.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KingstonFri 11:20 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
May PenFri 11:20 PM277 km172 miles150 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port-au-PrinceFri 11:20 PM336 km209 miles182 nmNortheast NE
Montego BayFri 11:20 PM366 km228 miles198 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santiago de CubaFri 11:20 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GonaïvesFri 11:20 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNortheast NE
Cap-HaïtienFri 11:20 PM437 km272 miles236 nmNortheast NE
HolguínFri 11:20 PM473 km294 miles256 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 12:20 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNortheast NE
Puerto PlataSat 12:20 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNortheast NE
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