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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 1:52:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 91%

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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 62° 10' West

The ground speed is currently 420.56 meters/second, 1514.0 kilometres/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.68 miWest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 miSouth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.8"940.45 miWest0° 02' 03.0"2.35 miSouth940.55 mi
24 hours11° 42' 21.4"758.72 miEast1° 15' 36.7"86.69 miSouth766.68 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The ValleyWed 9:52 PM267 km166 miles144 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MarigotWed 9:52 PM283 km176 miles153 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhilipsburgWed 9:52 PM286 km178 miles154 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GustaviaWed 9:52 PM294 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Codrington (Barbuda)Wed 9:52 PM316 km196 miles170 nmSouth S
Spanish TownWed 9:52 PM327 km203 miles176 nmSouthwest SW
The BottomWed 9:52 PM335 km208 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OranjestadWed 9:52 PM341 km212 miles184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Road TownWed 9:52 PM343 km213 miles185 nmSouthwest SW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Wed 9:52 PM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth S

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