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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: 45%
Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 57' North
Longitude: 79° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.94 meters/second, 1547.8 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 misouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.4"961.59 miwest0° 05' 48.8"6.66 misouth961.86 mi
24 hours11° 11' 49.4"741.05 mieast2° 40' 28.0"183.90 misouth768.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montego BayWed 6:02 PM215 km133 miles116 nmNortheast NE
May PenWed 6:02 PM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-northeast ENE
KingstonWed 6:02 PM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
George Town (Cayman)Wed 6:02 PM353 km219 miles191 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago de Cuba *Wed 7:02 PM491 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
Camagüey *Wed 7:02 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Holguín *Wed 7:02 PM533 km331 miles288 nmNortheast NE
Puerto CabezasWed 5:02 PM555 km345 miles300 nmSouthwest SW
Santa Clara *Wed 7:02 PM610 km379 miles330 nmNorth N
Gonaïves *Wed 7:02 PM739 km459 miles399 nmEast-northeast ENE
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