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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 22:36:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 59%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 22:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' North, Longitude: 60° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.00 meters/second, 1555.2 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.11 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.8"966.11 miwest0° 06' 53.7"7.90 minorth965.87 mi
24 hours11° 14' 31.6"747.29 mieast2° 23' 50.4"164.86 minorth760.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pointe-à-PitreSat 6:36 PM85 km53 miles46 nmWest-northwest WNW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 6:36 PM105 km65 miles57 nmWest W
RoseauSat 6:36 PM110 km68 miles59 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 6:36 PM163 km102 miles88 nmNorthwest NW
Fort-de-FranceSat 6:36 PM167 km104 miles90 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BradesSat 6:36 PM172 km107 miles93 nmWest-northwest WNW
Codrington (Barbuda)Sat 6:36 PM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CastriesSat 6:36 PM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth S
CharlestownSat 6:36 PM231 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 6:36 PM249 km155 miles134 nmWest-northwest WNW

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