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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 49' North
Longitude: 57° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.52 meters/second, 1578.7 km/hour, 980.9 miles/hour or 852.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.35 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 32' 27.1"980.82 miwest0° 08' 38.9"9.91 minorth980.59 mi
24 hours11° 04' 22.9"746.95 mieast3° 08' 46.2"216.31 minorth772.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownFri 5:36 PM225 km140 miles121 nmWest W
Vieux FortFri 5:36 PM381 km237 miles206 nmWest-northwest WNW
ScarboroughFri 5:36 PM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesFri 5:36 PM393 km244 miles212 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownFri 5:36 PM399 km248 miles215 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceFri 5:36 PM428 km266 miles231 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint George'sFri 5:36 PM463 km288 miles250 nmWest W
ChaguanasFri 5:36 PM491 km305 miles265 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainFri 5:36 PM493 km306 miles266 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauFri 5:36 PM495 km308 miles267 nmNorthwest NW
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