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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:58:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' North, Longitude: 72° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.55 meters/second, 1571.6 km/hour, 976.5 miles/hour or 848.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.9"976.34 miwest0° 08' 29.9"9.74 misouth976.68 mi
24 hours11° 16' 06.6"757.36 mieast3° 41' 25.4"253.67 misouth803.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OranjestadSun 12:58 AM299 km186 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaracaiboSun 12:28 AM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BarranquillaSat 11:58 PM396 km246 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
WillemstadSun 12:58 AM419 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
CartagenaSat 11:58 PM498 km309 miles269 nmSouthwest SW
BarquisimetoSun 12:28 AM529 km328 miles285 nmSoutheast SE
Port-au-PrinceSat 11:58 PM535 km333 miles289 nmNorth N
San Juan de la MaguanaSun 12:58 AM580 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santo DomingoSun 12:58 AM591 km367 miles319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ValenciaSun 12:28 AM618 km384 miles334 nmSoutheast SE

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