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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 Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 23:26:00 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: 52%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 23:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 49' North, Longitude: 76° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.48 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.4"944.77 miwest0° 02' 26.3"2.80 misouth944.89 mi
24 hours11° 32' 01.0"750.66 mieast1° 23' 34.1"95.80 misouth759.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de Cuba *Tue 7:26 PM105 km65 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
Holguín *Tue 7:26 PM131 km82 miles71 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Montego BayTue 6:26 PM190 km118 miles103 nmSouthwest SW
KingstonTue 6:26 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth S
Camagüey *Tue 7:26 PM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
May PenTue 6:26 PM210 km131 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Gonaïves *Tue 7:26 PM434 km270 miles235 nmEast E
Santa Clara *Tue 7:26 PM435 km270 miles235 nmNorthwest NW
George Town (Cayman)Tue 6:26 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest W
Cap-Haïtien *Tue 7:26 PM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E
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