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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: 77%

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 Monday, January 21, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 41° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.85 meters/second, 1518.6 km/hour, 943.6 miles/hour or 820.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.73 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.05 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 09.6"943.40 miwest0° 02' 49.8"3.25 minorth943.26 mi
24 hours11° 36' 33.9"754.41 mieast0° 42' 07.4"48.30 minorth754.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 9:50 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneMon 7:50 PM2031 km1262 miles1097 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 6:50 PM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 6:50 PM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 7:50 PM2145 km1333 miles1158 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 6:50 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmWest W
RoseauMon 6:50 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmWest W
CastriesMon 6:50 PM2154 km1339 miles1163 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 6:50 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmWest W
KingstownMon 6:50 PM2214 km1376 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
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