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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 04:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' North, Longitude: 69° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.00 meters/second, 1555.2 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.11 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.7"966.22 miwest0° 05' 44.0"6.57 misouth966.48 mi
24 hours10° 57' 55.0"728.85 mieast2° 35' 53.7"178.65 misouth754.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santo DomingoThu 12:42 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Punta CanaThu 12:42 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MayagüezThu 12:42 AM334 km208 miles180 nmNortheast NE
PonceThu 12:42 AM364 km226 miles197 nmNortheast NE
Santiago de los CaballerosThu 12:42 AM395 km246 miles213 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OranjestadThu 12:42 AM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
Port-au-PrinceWed 11:42 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
CaguasThu 12:42 AM429 km267 miles232 nmNortheast NE
Puerto PlataThu 12:42 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San JuanThu 12:42 AM436 km271 miles236 nmNortheast NE
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