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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: 68%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 28' North, Longitude: 48° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.23 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.5"953.22 miwest0° 04' 58.8"5.71 minorth953.01 mi
24 hours11° 26' 10.8"750.48 mieast1° 35' 30.9"109.51 minorth754.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 6:30 PM1347 km837 miles727 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 6:30 PM1425 km886 miles770 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 6:30 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 6:30 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 6:30 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 6:30 PM1451 km901 miles783 nmWest W
KingstownSun 6:30 PM1501 km933 miles810 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 6:30 PM1530 km950 miles826 nmWest W
CayenneSun 7:30 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSun 7:30 PM1584 km984 miles855 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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