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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 = Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 9:34:00 AM.

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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 26' North, Longitude: 68° 15' 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"957.76 miWest0° 05' 02.3"5.77 miNorth957.56 mi
24 hours11° 41' 52.9"772.09 miEast1° 36' 05.1"110.14 miNorth776.45 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
La RomanaTue 5:34 AM133 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
MayagüezTue 5:34 AM145 km90 miles78 nmNortheast NE
PonceTue 5:34 AM185 km115 miles100 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santo DomingoTue 5:34 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
CaguasTue 5:34 AM251 km156 miles136 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JuanTue 5:34 AM254 km158 miles137 nmEast-northeast ENE
Concepción de La VegaTue 5:34 AM311 km193 miles168 nmNorthwest NW
Santiago de los CaballerosTue 5:34 AM342 km212 miles184 nmNorthwest NW
San Juan de la MaguanaTue 5:34 AM349 km217 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW

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