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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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 03:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 13' North, Longitude: 42° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.33 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.8"989.39 miwest0° 09' 52.7"11.32 misouth989.71 mi
24 hours11° 10' 09.7"760.42 mieast4° 10' 01.3"286.39 misouth816.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 12:38 AM1275 km792 miles688 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 12:38 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboMon 12:38 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 12:38 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GeorgetownSun 11:38 PM1812 km1126 miles978 nmWest W
BridgetownSun 11:38 PM1940 km1205 miles1048 nmWest W
PraiaMon 2:38 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesSun 11:38 PM2101 km1306 miles1135 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownSun 11:38 PM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:38 PM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-northwest WNW
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