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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 Friday, June 7, 2013 at 15:56:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, June 7, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 37' North, Longitude: 70° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.96 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.1 miles/hour or 822.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.77 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.77 mi
1 hour14° 30' 55.7"945.84 miwest0° 02' 30.4"2.87 minorth945.73 mi
24 hours11° 38' 51.8"759.06 mieast0° 34' 30.6"39.56 minorth758.72 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 los CaballerosFri 11:56 AM20 km12 miles11 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puerto PlataFri 11:56 AM21 km13 miles12 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Concepción de La VegaFri 11:56 AM45 km28 miles24 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Juan de la MaguanaFri 11:56 AM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
Santo DomingoFri 11:56 AM147 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cap-Haïtien *Fri 11:56 AM166 km103 miles90 nmWest W
Labadee *Fri 11:56 AM171 km106 miles92 nmWest W
Cockburn Town *Fri 11:56 AM212 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port-au-Prince *Fri 11:56 AM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
Gonaïves *Fri 11:56 AM217 km135 miles117 nmWest W
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