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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: 60%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 26' North
Longitude: 68° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.27 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.97 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.9"957.82 miwest0° 05' 02.2"5.77 minorth957.62 mi
24 hours11° 41' 52.9"772.13 mieast1° 36' 02.6"110.10 minorth776.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Punta CanaTue 5:34 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth N
MayagüezTue 5:34 AM169 km105 miles91 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo DomingoTue 5:34 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
PonceTue 5:34 AM213 km132 miles115 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaguasTue 5:34 AM278 km173 miles150 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JuanTue 5:34 AM280 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago de los CaballerosTue 5:34 AM321 km199 miles173 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto PlataTue 5:34 AM347 km216 miles187 nmNorthwest NW
Charlotte AmalieTue 5:34 AM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChristianstedTue 5:34 AM407 km253 miles220 nmEast E
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