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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, June 8, 2013 at 4:56:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' North, Longitude: 73° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.40 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.71 miWest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 miNorth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.7"942.33 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth942.33 mi
24 hours11° 36' 44.1"753.99 miEast0° 21' 33.1"24.71 miSouth755.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Gonaïves *Sat 12:56 PM118 km73 miles64 nmSoutheast SE
Labadee *Sat 12:56 PM138 km86 miles75 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-Haïtien *Sat 12:56 PM143 km89 miles77 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port-au-Prince *Sat 12:56 PM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago de Cuba *Sat 12:56 PM245 km152 miles132 nmWest W
Cockburn Harbour *Sat 12:56 PM249 km155 miles135 nmNortheast NE
Cockburn Town *Sat 12:56 PM282 km175 miles152 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Juan de la MaguanaSat 12:56 PM283 km176 miles153 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puerto PlataSat 12:56 PM296 km184 miles160 nmEast E
Holguín *Sat 12:56 PM299 km186 miles161 nmWest-northwest WNW

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