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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 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 45' North
Longitude: 81° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.04 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 31' 13.4"961.90 miwest0° 06' 40.8"7.66 misouth962.22 mi
24 hours11° 25' 43.1"757.15 mieast3° 01' 48.4"208.35 misouth790.73 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)Fri 11:48 PM288 km179 miles156 nmNorth N
Puerto CabezasFri 10:48 PM350 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Montego BayFri 11:48 PM446 km277 miles241 nmEast-northeast ENE
May PenFri 11:48 PM494 km307 miles267 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonFri 11:48 PM541 km336 miles292 nmEast-northeast ENE
La CeibaFri 10:48 PM553 km344 miles299 nmWest W
MatagalpaFri 10:48 PM619 km385 miles334 nmSouthwest SW
CamagüeyFri 11:48 PM650 km404 miles351 nmNortheast NE
Santa ClaraFri 11:48 PM653 km406 miles352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 10:48 PM662 km411 miles357 nmWest-southwest WSW
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