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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 = Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 5:02:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 73° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.07 meters/second, 1555.5 km/hour, 966.5 miles/hour or 839.9 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' 16.2"966.31 miWest0° 05' 45.4"6.60 miSouth966.57 mi
24 hours10° 57' 42.4"728.68 miEast2° 36' 22.7"179.19 miSouth754.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port-au-PrinceThu 12:02 AM324 km202 miles175 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KingstonThu 12:02 AM366 km228 miles198 nmNorthwest NW
GonaïvesThu 12:02 AM397 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
May PenThu 12:02 AM406 km252 miles219 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Juan de la MaguanaThu 1:02 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNortheast NE
Cap-HaïtienThu 12:02 AM449 km279 miles243 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de CubaThu 12:02 AM479 km297 miles258 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Montego BayThu 12:02 AM495 km308 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santo DomingoThu 1:02 AM505 km314 miles272 nmEast-northeast ENE
Concepción de La VegaThu 1:02 AM505 km314 miles273 nmNortheast NE

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