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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 05:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' North, Longitude: 77° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.64 meters/second, 1571.9 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 39.4"976.56 miwest0° 08' 31.5"9.77 misouth976.90 mi
24 hours11° 15' 59.0"757.38 mieast3° 41' 57.3"254.28 misouth804.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CartagenaSun 12:20 AM432 km269 miles233 nmSoutheast SE
BarranquillaSun 12:20 AM438 km272 miles236 nmSoutheast SE
May PenSun 12:20 AM482 km299 miles260 nmNorth N
KingstonSun 12:20 AM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Montego BaySun 12:20 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNorth N
PanamaSun 12:20 AM549 km341 miles297 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MonteríaSun 12:20 AM579 km360 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto CabezasSat 11:20 PM609 km378 miles329 nmWest W
George Town (Cayman)Sun 12:20 AM739 km459 miles399 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port-au-PrinceSun 12:20 AM794 km493 miles429 nmNortheast NE
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