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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: 24%
Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:27 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 26' North
Longitude: 70° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.02 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' 03.0"952.77 miwest0° 04' 32.0"5.20 minorth952.57 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.8"761.97 mieast1° 23' 42.2"95.96 minorth764.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santo DomingoSat 4:34 PM42 km26 miles23 nmEast E
Santiago de los CaballerosSat 4:34 PM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto PlataSat 4:34 PM155 km96 miles84 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta CanaSat 4:34 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast E
Port-au-Prince *Sat 4:34 PM212 km131 miles114 nmWest W
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 4:34 PM245 km152 miles132 nmNorthwest NW
Gonaïves *Sat 4:34 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
MayagüezSat 4:34 PM338 km210 miles183 nmEast E
Cockburn Town *Sat 4:34 PM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PonceSat 4:34 PM396 km246 miles214 nmEast E
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