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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: 49%

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 Friday, January 18, 2013 at 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 41' North, Longitude: 43° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.77 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.7"981.39 miwest0° 08' 42.8"9.98 minorth981.16 mi
24 hours11° 04' 04.2"747.03 mieast3° 10' 26.2"218.22 minorth773.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneFri 5:36 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboFri 5:36 PM1534 km953 miles828 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 5:36 PM1675 km1041 miles904 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownFri 4:36 PM1782 km1108 miles962 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownFri 4:36 PM1801 km1119 miles973 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 5:36 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CastriesFri 4:36 PM1951 km1212 miles1053 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceFri 4:36 PM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmWest W
KingstownFri 4:36 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmWest W
RoseauFri 4:36 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmWest W
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