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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: 100%
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 27, 2013 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 01' North
Longitude: 38° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.25 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.7"975.00 miwest0° 08' 20.4"9.56 misouth975.35 mi
24 hours11° 16' 56.1"757.28 mieast3° 38' 00.8"249.78 misouth802.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaSun 1:38 AM1651 km1026 miles892 nmEast E
CayenneSat 11:38 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSat 11:38 PM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmSouth S
ParamariboSat 11:38 PM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSat 11:38 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BridgetownSat 10:38 PM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 10:38 PM2262 km1406 miles1222 nmWest-southwest WSW
DakarSun 2:38 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmEast E
CastriesSat 10:38 PM2394 km1488 miles1293 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 10:38 PM2402 km1492 miles1297 nmWest W
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