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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
This phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 44' North
Longitude: 67° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.46 meters/second, 1571.3 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.7"976.22 miwest0° 08' 28.6"9.72 misouth976.56 mi
24 hours11° 16' 13.3"757.39 mieast3° 40' 58.0"253.16 misouth803.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kralendijk (Bonaire)Sun 12:38 AM182 km113 miles98 nmSouth-southwest SSW
WillemstadSun 12:38 AM215 km134 miles116 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadSun 12:38 AM266 km165 miles144 nmWest-southwest WSW
CaracasSun 12:08 AM374 km232 miles202 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaracaySun 12:08 AM379 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
ValenciaSun 12:08 AM388 km241 miles210 nmSouth S
BarquisimetoSun 12:08 AM437 km272 miles236 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PonceSun 12:38 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MayagüezSun 12:38 AM500 km310 miles270 nmNorth N
MaracaiboSun 12:08 AM527 km327 miles284 nmSouthwest SW
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