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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 49' North, Longitude: 60° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.33 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.2"975.85 miwest0° 08' 26.6"9.68 misouth976.20 mi
24 hours11° 16' 23.5"757.31 mieast3° 40' 15.3"252.33 misouth803.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vieux FortSun 12:10 AM18 km11 miles10 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSun 12:10 AM29 km18 miles16 nmNorthwest NW
KingstownSun 12:10 AM85 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fort-de-FranceSun 12:10 AM92 km57 miles50 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BridgetownSun 12:10 AM152 km94 miles82 nmEast-southeast ESE
RoseauSun 12:10 AM176 km109 miles95 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint George'sSun 12:10 AM219 km136 miles118 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 12:10 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pointe-à-PitreSun 12:10 AM280 km174 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ScarboroughSun 12:10 AM291 km181 miles157 nmSouth S
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