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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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:56:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 11' North, Longitude: 46° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.40 meters/second, 1592.6 km/hour, 989.6 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' 59.1"989.47 miWest0° 09' 53.6"11.33 miSouth989.79 mi
24 hours11° 10' 07.1"760.43 miEast4° 10' 19.0"286.71 miSouth816.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneMon 12:56 AM895 km556 miles483 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 12:56 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 12:56 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémMon 12:56 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownSun 11:56 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSun 11:56 PM1504 km934 miles812 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesSun 11:56 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownSun 11:56 PM1676 km1041 miles905 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainSun 11:56 PM1683 km1046 miles909 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceSun 11:56 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmWest-northwest WNW

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