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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 21:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 51' North, Longitude: 59° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.48 meters/second, 1578.5 km/hour, 980.9 miles/hour or 852.3 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' 27.0"980.74 miwest0° 08' 38.3"9.90 minorth980.51 mi
24 hours11° 04' 25.5"746.94 mieast3° 08' 32.8"216.06 minorth772.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownFri 5:44 PM31 km19 miles17 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Vieux FortFri 5:44 PM185 km115 miles100 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownFri 5:44 PM190 km118 miles103 nmWest W
CastriesFri 5:44 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
ScarboroughFri 5:44 PM227 km141 miles123 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceFri 5:44 PM259 km161 miles140 nmNorthwest NW
Saint George'sFri 5:44 PM260 km161 miles140 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainFri 5:44 PM326 km203 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
ChaguanasFri 5:44 PM331 km206 miles179 nmSouthwest SW
RoseauFri 5:44 PM339 km211 miles183 nmNorthwest NW
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