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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: 29%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 19:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 29' North, Longitude: 54° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 07.4"1002.43 miwest0° 11' 12.3"12.83 minorth1002.38 mi
24 hours11° 03' 59.9"763.22 mieast4° 17' 28.8"294.91 minorth815.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 4:52 PM121 km75 miles66 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ParamariboWed 4:52 PM170 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CayenneWed 4:52 PM238 km148 miles128 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nieuw NickerieWed 4:52 PM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamWed 3:52 PM395 km245 miles213 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenWed 3:52 PM460 km286 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownWed 3:52 PM488 km303 miles264 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémWed 4:52 PM931 km578 miles502 nmSoutheast SE
San FernandoWed 3:52 PM1008 km626 miles544 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughWed 3:52 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorthwest NW
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