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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 11:46 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 29' North, Longitude: 50° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.19 meters/second, 1534.3 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' 38.3"953.08 miwest0° 04' 58.0"5.70 minorth952.87 mi
24 hours11° 26' 15.0"750.45 mieast1° 35' 12.1"109.14 minorth754.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSun 6:40 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 6:40 PM1209 km751 miles653 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSun 6:40 PM1213 km754 miles655 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint John's (Antigua)Sun 6:40 PM1214 km755 miles656 nmWest W
CastriesSun 6:40 PM1226 km762 miles662 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 6:40 PM1227 km763 miles663 nmWest-southwest WSW
KingstownSun 6:40 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 6:40 PM1303 km810 miles703 nmWest W
Saint George'sSun 6:40 PM1404 km872 miles758 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port of SpainSun 6:40 PM1470 km913 miles794 nmSouthwest SW
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