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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 = Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 3:20:00 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: 100%

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 27, 2013 at 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' North, Longitude: 48° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.10 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.5 miles/hour or 847.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.26 miWest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 miSouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.4"975.35 miWest0° 08' 23.2"9.61 miSouth975.69 mi
24 hours11° 16' 41.4"757.27 miEast3° 39' 01.6"250.93 miSouth802.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneSun 12:20 AM1071 km665 miles578 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSun 12:20 AM1142 km710 miles617 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownSat 11:20 PM1184 km736 miles640 nmWest W
GeorgetownSat 11:20 PM1300 km808 miles702 nmSouthwest SW
CastriesSat 11:20 PM1327 km825 miles716 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSat 11:20 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmWest W
KingstownSat 11:20 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest W
RoseauSat 11:20 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 11:20 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmWest W
Saint George'sSat 11:20 PM1430 km889 miles772 nmWest W

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