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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 Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 09:34:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 25' North, Longitude: 75° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.30 meters/second, 1523.9 km/hour, 946.9 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.78 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 30' 32.7"946.62 miwest0° 01' 24.0"1.61 minorth946.55 mi
24 hours11° 43' 03.5"764.57 mieast0° 07' 53.6"9.05 minorth764.32 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 Cuba *Wed 5:34 AM68 km42 miles37 nmNorth N
Holguín *Wed 5:34 AM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KingstonWed 4:34 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSouthwest SW
May PenWed 4:34 AM225 km140 miles121 nmSouthwest SW
Montego BayWed 4:34 AM252 km156 miles136 nmWest-southwest WSW
Camagüey *Wed 5:34 AM315 km196 miles170 nmNorthwest NW
Gonaïves *Wed 5:34 AM321 km199 miles173 nmEast E
Port-au-Prince *Wed 5:34 AM372 km231 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cap-Haïtien *Wed 5:34 AM374 km232 miles202 nmEast E
San Juan de la MaguanaWed 5:34 AM480 km298 miles259 nmEast E
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