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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 4:28:00 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 04:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 05' North, Longitude: 53° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.52 meters/second, 1593.1 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.50 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miSouth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.4"989.75 miWest0° 09' 55.2"11.36 miSouth990.06 mi
24 hours11° 10' 02.3"760.55 miEast4° 10' 52.6"287.34 miSouth816.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ParamariboMon 1:28 AM492 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniMon 1:28 AM508 km315 miles274 nmSouth S
Nieuw NickerieMon 1:28 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
New AmsterdamMon 12:28 AM583 km362 miles315 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownMon 12:28 AM593 km368 miles320 nmSouthwest SW
CayenneMon 1:28 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LindenMon 12:28 AM659 km409 miles356 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 12:28 AM707 km439 miles382 nmWest-northwest WNW
ScarboroughMon 12:28 AM758 km471 miles409 nmWest W
ChaguanasMon 12:28 AM824 km512 miles445 nmWest W

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