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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 8:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 24%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 26' North, Longitude: 69° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.04 meters/second, 1533.7 km/hour, 953.0 miles/hour or 828.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.88 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miNorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.1"952.74 miWest0° 04' 32.4"5.21 miNorth952.54 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.1"761.93 miEast1° 23' 53.5"96.17 miNorth764.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La RomanaSat 4:30 PM13 km8 miles7 nmEast E
Punta CanaSat 4:30 PM78 km49 miles42 nmEast E
Santo DomingoSat 4:30 PM89 km55 miles48 nmWest W
Concepción de La VegaSat 4:30 PM175 km109 miles94 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 4:30 PM204 km127 miles110 nmNorthwest NW
MayagüezSat 4:30 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast E
Puerto PlataSat 4:30 PM226 km140 miles122 nmNorthwest NW
San Juan de la MaguanaSat 4:30 PM229 km142 miles124 nmWest W
PonceSat 4:30 PM266 km166 miles144 nmEast E
San JuanSat 4:30 PM315 km196 miles170 nmEast E

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