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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 04:20:00 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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 47' North, Longitude: 63° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.37 meters/second, 1570.9 km/hour, 976.1 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' 38.3"975.96 miwest0° 08' 27.4"9.69 misouth976.30 mi
24 hours11° 16' 20.0"757.32 mieast3° 40' 29.9"252.61 misouth803.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KingstownSun 12:20 AM229 km142 miles123 nmEast-southeast ESE
CastriesSun 12:20 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast E
Vieux FortSun 12:20 AM247 km153 miles133 nmEast E
Saint George'sSun 12:20 AM250 km156 miles135 nmSoutheast SE
Fort-de-FranceSun 12:20 AM250 km156 miles135 nmEast-northeast ENE
RoseauSun 12:20 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNortheast NE
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sun 12:20 AM293 km182 miles158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-à-PitreSun 12:20 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BradesSun 12:20 AM348 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sun 12:20 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth N
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