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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 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 46' North
Longitude: 79° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.04 meters/second, 1548.2 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 835.9 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' 13.3"961.81 miwest0° 06' 40.0"7.64 misouth962.12 mi
24 hours11° 25' 47.2"757.16 mieast3° 01' 30.3"208.01 misouth790.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montego BayFri 11:38 PM238 km148 miles129 nmNortheast NE
May PenFri 11:38 PM255 km159 miles138 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonFri 11:38 PM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
George Town (Cayman)Fri 11:38 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago de CubaFri 11:38 PM514 km319 miles278 nmNortheast NE
CamagüeyFri 11:38 PM531 km330 miles287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto CabezasFri 10:38 PM533 km331 miles288 nmSouthwest SW
HolguínFri 11:38 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNortheast NE
Santa ClaraFri 11:38 PM628 km390 miles339 nmNorth N
GonaïvesFri 11:38 PM759 km472 miles410 nmEast-northeast ENE
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