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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 = Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 7:52:00 PM.

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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: 29%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 19:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 28' North, Longitude: 54° 09' 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' 07.3"1002.36 miWest0° 11' 12.3"12.83 miNorth1002.32 mi
24 hours11° 04' 00.4"763.17 miEast4° 17' 30.1"294.91 miNorth815.43 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 PM114 km71 miles62 nmNorth N
ParamariboWed 4:52 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
CayenneWed 4:52 PM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
Nieuw NickerieWed 4:52 PM354 km220 miles191 nmWest-northwest WNW
New AmsterdamWed 3:52 PM421 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenWed 3:52 PM488 km303 miles263 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownWed 3:52 PM514 km319 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémWed 4:52 PM910 km566 miles492 nmSoutheast SE
Port of SpainWed 3:52 PM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorthwest NW
ManausWed 3:52 PM1063 km661 miles574 nmSouthwest SW

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