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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 = Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 3:38:00 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: 99%

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 26, 2013 at 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 53' North, Longitude: 64° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.78 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.02 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.13 miSouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.3"961.16 miWest0° 06' 35.0"7.55 miSouth961.46 mi
24 hours11° 26' 13.1"757.14 miEast2° 59' 38.8"205.87 miSouth790.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ChristianstedFri 11:38 PM98 km61 miles53 nmNorth-northwest NNW
The Bottom (Saba)Fri 11:38 PM157 km98 miles85 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cruz BayFri 11:38 PM164 km102 miles88 nmNorth N
Charlotte AmalieFri 11:38 PM168 km105 miles91 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Road TownFri 11:38 PM172 km107 miles93 nmNorth N
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 11:38 PM195 km121 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
MarigotFri 11:38 PM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
PhilipsburgFri 11:38 PM201 km125 miles108 nmNortheast NE
CharlestownFri 11:38 PM202 km125 miles109 nmEast E
GustaviaFri 11:38 PM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE

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