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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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' North, Longitude: 43° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 59.0"989.46 miwest0° 09' 53.1"11.32 misouth989.78 mi
24 hours11° 10' 08.5"760.45 mieast4° 10' 09.8"286.55 misouth816.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 12:46 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 12:46 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 12:46 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownSun 11:46 PM1604 km996 miles866 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaMon 12:46 AM1655 km1029 miles894 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownSun 11:46 PM1733 km1077 miles935 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesSun 11:46 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownSun 11:46 PM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainSun 11:46 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:46 PM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmWest-northwest WNW
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